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Monthly Archives: February 2016

Radio 104.5 Studio Sessions Vol.8 CD Release

February 29, 2016  by Philabundance Digital Media

Radio 104.5 has announced the release of Radio 104.5 Studio Sessions Vol. 8, an annual benefit CD featuring a collection of the best live-recorded Studio Sessions from Radio 104.5's Performance Theater. Listeners who donate nonperishable food items to Philabundance at several drop-off locations from February 23 through April 30, will ...

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Local 5th Graders Helping In Fight Against Hunger

February 25, 2016  by Philabundance Digital Media

Students from Bethany Christian School donate to Philabundance Relief Hunger Center. To view the full clip, click here.

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6abc Holiday Food Drive Results Are In

February 23, 2016  by Philabundance Digital Media

NORTH PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- Many local families will be able to put food on the table because of another successful fundraiser. Tuesday, ACME presented Philabundance with more than 118 thousand pounds of food and 70 thousand dollars from the 6ABC Holiday Food Drive. That's equal to more than 250-thousand meals. Dirk Ohley, the ...

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Program Offered By Philabundance Teaches Culinary Skills To Low-Income Adults

February 18, 2016  by Philabundance Digital Media

By Greg Argos PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Chopping, grilling and sautéing are all staples taught in expensive culinary institutes, but one Philadelphia culinary program is completely free for certain adults. “We really try to hone in on the fundamentals,” said Chef Hugo Campos, who runs the program offered by the hunger relief non-profit ...

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5th Graders Spread The Love in 2nd PB&J Food Drive

February 17, 2016  by Philabundance Digital Media

A press conference scheduled to celebrate the Spread The Love campaign and welcome 5th graders from Bethany Christian School who collected peanut butter and jelly for Philabundance was cancelled due to inclement weather. Student Kayla Everett shares why her class wanted to collect PB&J, when they first came up with ...

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Philabundance Community Kitchen Hires New Supervising Chef

February 17, 2016  by Philabundance Digital Media

Philadelphia, PA, January 27, 2016 – Philabundance Community Kitchen (PCK), a unique adult culinary training program located in North Philadelphia, is pleased to announce Chef Hugo Campos as its new Chef Instructor. PCK promotes the self-sufficiency of low-income women and men by preparing them to work in commercial kitchens. During this ...

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Philabundance Hopes To ‘Spread The Love’ Through Peanut Butter Donations

February 16, 2016  by Philabundance Digital Media

By Kristen Johanson PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philabundance has launched their annual February campaign called ‘Spread the Love’ in hopes of getting the public to donate peanut butter and money to the nonprofit. “A lot of families face the difficult decision in the winter to heat or eat,” says Stefanie Arck-Baynes, Philabundance Deputy ...

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Spread the Love with Philabundance

February 10, 2016  by Philabundance Digital Media

“Spread the Love” this month… with peanut butter!! Find out how you can make a difference in someone’s life.  

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Philabundance to Spread the Love to Hungry Children This Valentine’s Day

February 3, 2016  by Philabundance Digital Media

Philadelphia, PA- February 1, 2016- Philabundance will Spread the Love to children and families facing hunger this Valentine’s Day by raising $15,000 to buy peanut butter. Peanut butter is in high demand because it’s a great source of protein, it’s kid-friendly and highly nutritious – yet it’s too expensive for ...

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