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Help Us Spread the Love!

January 31, 2012  by Quynh Nguyen

When I was a kid, there was very little a PB&J sandwich couldn't fix. Bad day at school, kids teasing, a low grade on my spelling test - some creamy PB and strawberry J (never grape!) on untoasted white bread was my emotional cure-all, and my mom used it wisely. Here ...

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Shop Saks Bala Cynwyd for Philabundance

January 31, 2012  by 

Through February, Saks Fifth Avenue has designated Philabundance as one of the beneficiaries available to receive 5% of purchases made with a registered Saks credit card. If you have shopping to do, head to Saks and choose Philabundance as the beneficiary of your purchases. This special opportunity to give back is happening ...

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Philabundance Is “Spreading the Love” With A PB&J Food Drive February 1 Through Valentine’s Day

January 31, 2012  by 

By Allison Stadd Read the original article on Uwishunu.com Philabundance, the region's largest hunger relief organization, is holding the third annual Spread The Love food drive from February 1-14 to collect as much peanut butter and jelly as possible, as these food staples are in high demand by the community in ...

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Spread the Love This Valentine’s Day With Peanut Butter and Jelly

January 30, 2012  by 

Philabundance needs community support to meet the growing need and make up for the 30 percent increase in peanut butter prices PHILADELPHIA - January 30, 2012-From February 1st  through Valentine's Day, Philabundance is holding the third annual SPREAD THE LOVE FOOD DRIVE to collect as much peanut butter and jelly as ...

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Local Officials Accuse Gov. Corbett of “Attack On Poor People”

January 30, 2012  by 

By Pat Loeb Read this article on CBSPhilly.com PHILADELPHIA (CBS) --- Philadelphia area legislators gathered today to criticize a series of moves by Pennsylvania governor Tom Corbett that they say are aimed at cutting programs for poor people. "The attack on poor people is unconscionable, and we need to stand up and ...

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A Bike Raffle to Feed the Hungry

January 30, 2012  by 

Read this post on Johnny Mac's Chopper House Charity Build We had this thought, lets build a bike for charity... Ok, what to do. We are avid listeners of WMMR, the Philadelphia radio station, they do loads of charity projects, so lets work with them. OK, so we contacted them, and ...

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La Prima Catering Completes Annual Food Drive for Philabundance

January 30, 2012  by 

Read this article on MorningStar.com La Prima Catering, a full service company offering corporate and special events catering as well as a nutritious school lunch program, completed its sixth annual food drive last week with the support of many of its local clients in the Philadelphia area. The food drive benefits ...

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Over 100,000 Meals Donated in Annual Food Drive

January 30, 2012  by 

By Brian Taff Read this article on 6abc.com PHILADELPHIA - January 27, 2012 (WPVI) -- On Friday, the donated goods raised during the 6ABC/Dunkin Donuts Holiday Food Drive, were distributed. At first glance, it appeared to be an anonymous truck but to countless families its contents would prove to be live-saving. "We can feel ...

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Man Fights To Keep Unemployment Benefits Coming

January 30, 2012  by 

Read this article on MyFoxPhilly.com Hundreds of thousands of people in our area are still without a job, and navigating the red tape of unemployment can leave people even more frustrated. Tim Craig lost his job in July and began collecting unemployment. Here's his problem: Last month, he worked for two ...

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Food for Thought: Sandi Neiman Lovitz

January 27, 2012  by 

Case Gallery is pleased to present Food for Thought: Sandi Neiman Lovitz, mixed media, on view January 25th through March 2nd. This exhibition marks Lovitz's first show at the gallery and features over 10 mixed media artworks created by Lovitz. The exhibition will be benefiting Philabundance. Not only will a percentage of ...

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