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Monthly Archives: May 2010

Politicians Get Into Flyers Betting Frenzy

May 28, 2010  by 

By Jennifer Brehm NBC Philadelphia The Flyers are in the Cup Final and that means plenty of things -- especially friendly wagers between city leaders. Philly Mayor Michael Nutter bet Chicago Mayor Richard Daley that the Flyers will beat the Black Hawks in the Stanley Cup Final. The prize -- community service and ...

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Study: To survive, family of four needs nearly $60,000

May 20, 2010  by 

By Alfred Lubrano Inquirer Staff To survive in Philadelphia without food stamps or other government assistance, a family of four needs to make nearly $60,000 a year - a hard-to-fathom "sticker-shock" number that shows how expensive life has become. According to a study being released Thursday, two adults with one preschooler and one school-age child have ...

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Narberth Spring Music Festival

May 16, 2010  by 

McShea's Restaurant/Bar & Catering and The Greeks Bar & Restaurant present... What: Kickoff the season with great food, great drinks, and great music. Where: Haverford Avenue When: Sunday, May 16, 2010 2pm to 7pm Cost: FREE but accepting donations to benefit Philabundance Featuring... NBC 10's Doug Shimell Stella & Da Po Boys Father John D'amico The Setting Sons Funkharp Face Painting The Broesler ...

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Walmart Commits $2 Billion to Help End Hunger in the U.S.

May 12, 2010  by 

Philadelphia Area Families Among Those to Benefit from Walmart’s Multi-Year Commitment of More than 1 Billion Meals in Response to Growing Hunger Need Philadelphia, Pa., May 12, 2010 – Walmart and the Walmart Foundation announced a $2 billion cash and in-kind commitment today, stepping up efforts to help end hunger in ...

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Once again Bruce Springsteen has come to Philly and has shown his support for Philabundance!

May 12, 2010  by 

Once again Bruce Springsteen has come to Philly and has shown his support for Philabundance! Bruce Springsteen came to the Wachovia Spectrum Center on April 28 and 29. While he was here he donated 4 tickets each night for Philabundance to auction. The ticket auction was a resounding success and ...

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Stamp Out Hunger 2010

May 8, 2010  by 

On Saturday, May 8, letter carriers throughout the Delaware Valley will collect food donations to benefit the one in eight Americans who struggle with hunger during the National Association of Letter Carriers’ (NALC) 18th Annual Stamp Out Hunger! food drive. Beyond the Call of Duty... The Stamp Out Hunger! drive is a ...

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Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival 2010

May 1, 2010  by 

A festival of food, music, fashion, arts and entertainment, the annual Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival is back and plans to benefit Philabundance. Date: Saturday, May 1, 2010 Time: 12pm to 5pm Where: Walnut Street- between Broad and 19th Street The festival closes off Walnut Street (between Broad and 19th Streets) for the entire day ...

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ConAgra Partners With Feeding America to End Child Hunger

May 1, 2010  by 

What: Child Hunger Ends Here When: Now through May 31, 2010 Who: YOU! Hold a rally in your neighborhood How: A bake sale, church rummage sale, club event, food drive, school event, picnic, block party, or other existing community events can be turned into a Child Hunger Ends Here Neighborhood Rally, simply by ...

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Starr Restaurants selected Philabundance as their charity partner for the 2010 Rittenhouse Row Festival

May 1, 2010  by 

Starr Restaurants selected Philabundance as their charity partner for the 2010 Rittenhouse Row Festival, offering anyone who brought a non perishable food item or donated $2 a chance to win dinner for two at ALL 13 Starr Restaurants in the area. Restauranteur, Steven Starr joined Philabundance VP of Development, Martha Buccino ...

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