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Zarwin Baum March Madness Auction

March 16, 2017  by Amanda White

Zarwin Baum DeVito Kaplan Schaer Toddy P.C. will host the annual Zarwin March Madness, where business executives from across Philadelphia join the firm for nine hours of NCAA game-day coverage while simultaneously helping to raise money for Philabundance. Zarwin Baum has been a longtime supporter of Philabundance and has raised $90,000 ...

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Germantown cook was homeless, now travels five hours to and from work

March 13, 2017  by Philabundance

by Sue Ann Rybak Germantown resident Markeeta Henderson, 31, said before entering Philabundance Community Kitchen (PCK), a free 14-week program that teaches culinary arts and life skills to low-income adults, she was “running around lost.” “I was homeless,” she said. “I had to send my kids away because I couldn’t take care ...

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Local Culinary Program Teaching How To ‘Cook For A Better Life’

March 8, 2017  by Philabundance

  See the full story here! NORTH PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — There’s a kitchen in North Philadelphia where men and women are learning to adjust their perspectives on what they can accomplish, and they are cooking for a better life. “If you don’t find out what is stopping you from moving forward, you tend ...

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Program Gives People a Second Chance Cooking in Philly’s Restaurant Scene

March 7, 2017  by Philabundance

See the full story here! Learn more about Philabundance Community Kitchen!

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Older Neighbors, Like Kat, Access Quality Food

March 2, 2017  by Philabundance

When Kat, 68, transitioned to a fixed income three years ago, she began having a hard time affording food on top of her insurance costs and medical expenses. Kat worked in the nonprofit sector for 25 years and loved her job as the director of grants for a local community ...

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Irving and Mary Help Provide a Food Safety Net

March 2, 2017  by Philabundance

Caring friends choose to help drive hunger from our communities for a variety of reasons. Some can’t stand the idea of their fellow neighbor going hungry, others feel a moral duty to help provide access to consistent nutrition. For people like Irving and Mary Tyler, generosity stems from personal experience. During ...

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Center City Rotary Club Happy Hour & Food Drive

March 2, 2017  by Philabundance Events

Happy hour with Philabundance and the Center City Rotary Club! Donate three non-perishable items to receive 15% off your drinks. Date: Tuesday, March 7, 5:30 - 7:30PM Location: Ladder 15, 1528 Sansom Street Click here for more information.  

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Walk Against Hunger

March 2, 2017  by Philabundance Events

Be a hunger fighter and join Team Philabundance as we participate in the Walk Against Hunger. The Walk Against Hunger 5K raises much needed funds for food pantries, soup kitchens and hunger relief centers in Southeastern PA and Southern NJ. This year the walk will take place at Lincoln Financial Field where ...

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Your Partnership is Changing Local Lives for the Better

March 1, 2017  by Philabundance

“It’s truly a blessing,” Henry says of the Philabundance member agency,  Bristol Borough Community Action Group, Inc. “We can’t get out because of my condition... it’s a big help.” While serving our country in Iraq, Henry was wounded twice in the line of duty and received a Purple Heart. As a ...

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Spread The Love Campaign

February 24, 2017  by Philabundance

View the full story here. Fifth graders from Bethany Christian School of Chester County donated more than 1 thousand jars of peanut butter to those in need Thursday. It's all part of Philabundance's Spread the Love campaign. The students dropped the peanut butter off at the Philabundance warehouse on the 36 hundred block ...

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