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Foodshare will work to end hunger as a part of the overall community effort to alleviate poverty in greater Hartford.
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  • 1 | 15 | 2015

    Local Muslims seek to serve humanity, be voice of moderation

    The Plainville Citizen

    For Berlin resident Dr. Reza Mansoor, his faith is a large source of inspiration that pushed him to consider a career in medicine. One translation of a verse that the Hartford Hospital cardiologist said inspired his interest in medicine reads, “To save a life would be as great a virtue as to save all of mankind.”..

  • 1 | 14 | 2015

    Tri-Town Hunger Action Team looking at backpack program

    Reminder News

    Members of the Tri-Town Hunger Action Team (HAT) met for the first monthly meeting of 2015 on Jan. 13, and brainstormed some new ways to get food to those in need, especially targeting weekend hunger for children who receive meals at their schools...

  • 12 | 31 | 2014

    Make a resolution to help people in need all year round

    Reminder News

    The holiday season is traditionally when many people are inspired to give to local charities. However, there are many families and individuals who are hungry and in need throughout the year...

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  • Introduction to Foodshare

    Come and learn what you can do to be part of the solution. The introduction includes a tour of the Bloomfield facility, a video about hunger, and an overview of volunteer opportunities available at Foodshare. Please RSVP to Nina Spineti at 860-286-9999.

  • Become an Anti-Hunger Ambassador

    We need your voice! Learn everything you need to know in order to make an effective presentation about Foodshare’s work to build a hunger-free Greater Hartford. If you enjoy meeting people, this is a great opportunity! Please RSVP to Amanda Renna at 860-286-9999.

  • SNAP Outreach Training

    Foodshare’s SNAP Outreach program is looking for computer-savvy volunteers to work one-on-one people who want to apply for food benefits from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). We are especially in need of volunteers who can travel to the more rural towns in the area, and those who are bilingual in Spanish or other languages. Please RSVP to Laura Roberts at 860-286-9999.

  • Volunteer Retail Pick-Up Training

    Retail Pick-up is a great way to learn how Foodshare brings together the food industry and local food programs to combat hunger and reduce waste in communities throughout greater Hartford. Please RSVP to Edna Bailey at 860-286-9999.

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