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Monthly Archives: July 2011

Share Your Abundance With Those In Need

July 29, 2011  by 

Reported By Phran Novelli KYW Newsradio PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Too many tomatoes or a surplus of squash - sometimes things seem to ripen all at once. My neighbor Nancy kindly recently brought us bags of her freshly grown goodies which soon became a gazpacho and several side dishes. You can't beat having ...

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Among cuts in federal budget proposal: Funds for poor seniors’ food

July 27, 2011  by 

By Alfred Lubrano Inquirer Staff Writer Deep in the proposed $3 trillion federal budget is a little-noticed line that would take food away from 150,000 senior citizens living in poverty throughout America. There's been barely a peep about it because most people don't know it's happening. The Republican-led House of Representatives signed off on ...

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Philabundance Announces Vanguard as Champion of Corporate Beet Down

July 20, 2011  by 

Philadelphia, Pa.- October 19, 2011- Philabundance, the region's largest hunger relief organization, announces Vanguard as the winner of the 2010-2011 Corporate Beet Down competition. Campbell Soup Company came in close second place and Bank of America secured third. Philabundance announced the winners at the 2011, Hunger Symposium reception that took ...

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Philabundance and Sesame Street Host Community Screening Dealing with Hunger in America

July 18, 2011  by 

Local Screening Provides Families Opportunity to Watch Muppet Special Dealing with Hunger in America Philadelphia, Pa.---October 17, 2011 -On October 9, 2011, Sesame Street and its iconic Muppets took on the issue of hunger through a PBS primetime television special called Growing Hope Against Hunger. Philabundance, the region's largest hunger relief ...

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National Watermelon Day

July 12, 2011  by 

Watermelon Day Celebration Join City Tap House and Philabundance on the Patio on Wednesday, August 4th for a BBQ inspired menu, $4 Watermelon Lagers & Wheat Beers and $5 Watermelon infused cocktails! To add to the fun, there will be live music and a Watermelon Eating Contest at 7pm. The winner goes ...

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July 7, 2011  by 

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Mark Your Calendars: Help Philabundance win a new car July 13th

July 6, 2011  by Evan Post

On July 13th you can do your part to help your community by casting one simple vote. Your vote may help Philabundance win a brand new minivan from Toyota through their 100 Cars for Good campaign. This is an amazing opportunity and we need your help! How does it work? Well, ...

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Halladay pitches hunger relief

July 6, 2011  by 

A Phillies' hurler continued his philanthropic crusade with an appearance before Sunday's game.
 In two seasons as a Philadelphia Phillie, right-handed pitcher Roy Halladay has made many eyes marvel over his magnificence. He proved pleasing stomachs matters to him as much as embarrassing hitters Sunday. Before his team's tilt against the Pittsburgh ...

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EPA Partners with Philabundance on Feds Feed Families Campaign (DE, DC, MD, PA, VA, WV)

July 3, 2011  by 

Source: Envirolib PHILADELPHIA (August 10, 2011) - Today EPA's Mid-Atlantic regional office presented Philabundance with the first in a series of food donations as part of the Feds Feed Families program. Food banks across the country are facing severe shortages of non-perishable items because demand increases in the summer as children are ...

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Teva Pharmaceuticals And The Philadelphia Eagles Team Up With Philabundance At The Northeast Philadelphia Fresh For All Site

July 2, 2011  by 

Event pumps excitement into local community Philadelphia, PA (September 30, 2011) - Yesterday, Teva Pharmaceuticals and the Philadelphia Eagles provided an entertaining experience for some local low-income residents at the Northeast Philadelphia Fresh For All site. Appearances by an Eagles Alumnus, cheerleaders and SWOOP, the team's mascot, offered a reprieve from ...

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