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Monthly Archives: November 2013

Supermarket gives Chester residents pride, hope

November 27, 2013  by 

Watch accompanying video by clicking here.CHESTER, Pa. - November 26, 2013 (WPVI) -- Chester is a city in crisis. The American Community Survey estimates that nearly 1 in 3 residents lives in poverty and until very recently healthy and affordable food was nearly impossible to come by.With an unemployment rate nearly ...

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Make Your Impact on Hunger This Holiday Season

November 26, 2013  by 

Without question, this past year has been one of our most challenging. And without caring friends like you, it would have been impossible. The current economic climate has left more and more people struggling to make ends meet and relying on emergency food assistance to survive. All gifts made from TODAY ...

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Get Into The Giving Spirit On #GivingTuesday!

November 26, 2013  by 

Get into the giving spirit by joining Philabundance in the fight against hunger for #GivingTuesday on December 3. This national movement encourages people to  give back to their communities as part of the holiday season—and at Philabundance, we have made fighting hunger in the Delaware Valley easier than ever. Take ...

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An Oasis of Groceries

November 25, 2013  by 

Twelve years ago, residents of this hardscrabble riverfront city watched its last supermarket shut down. As poverty deepened and businesses left, Chester was officially designated one of about 6,500 “food desert tracts” by the United States Department of Agriculture. This means the heavily low-income population of 35,000 lacked easy access ...

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Brews for Charity @ Bainbridge Street Barrel House

November 24, 2013  by 

Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 4:00 until close Join Bainbridge Street Barrel House and 4 local breweries to help out our city. Bainbridge Street Barrel House will be partnering with Yards, Weyerbacher, Victory & Shawneecraft to raise money for Philabundance & donations for Toys for Tots. There will be silent auction & raffle items. Bid ...

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Thanksgiving Eve Concert & Food Drive @ The TLA

November 24, 2013  by 

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PhillyDMA Casino Night Fundraiser

November 24, 2013  by 

Date: December 4, 2013 Time: 6:30pm-10:30pm Location: Marriott West 111 Crawford Ave West Conshohocken, PA 19428 Kick off the Holiday Season in style — and help others beat the odds of hunger — with a Vegas-style night of gaming, complete with professional dealers. Prizes include overnight getaways, sporting events, and more! So R.S.V.P. now to get your piece of the action!  Your Lucky Day: Wednesday, ...

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Performance Fitness Turkey Buster in Wynnewood

November 21, 2013  by 

Kickoff Performance Fitness' 5th Annual "Get Your Can to Class" Food Drive with The Turkey Buster Boot Camp! It's a great way to give thanks for your health and good fortune and help those in need. Please bring your friends and family. Click here to register! When: Friday, November 29, 2013 9:00am - ...

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The Stouffer’s Mac’N’Cheese Food Truck Supports Philabundance

November 21, 2013  by 

Ready, set, shop! The Stouffer’s Mac’N’Cheese Food Truck will be at the King of Prussia Mall on Black Friday, November 29 giving away free cups of comfort and delivering a ‘taste of home’ to all the hurried and hungry shoppers. To bring even more warmth to the community, Stouffer’s will sell ...

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New Legacy Enterprises 2nd Annual Holiday Party @ Kung Fu Necktie

November 20, 2013  by 

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