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12 | 6 | 2013
A widespread paradigm shift in how hunger is acknowledged, viewed and addressed is needed as a long-term solution to the increasing number of people who are hungry or otherwise food-insecure. “We’re trying to move people away from the idea that emergency food is the answer,” said Lucy P. Nolan, executive director of End Hunger Connecticut!...
12 | 3 | 2013
After all of the deal getting and discount hunting, it's important to remember that the holidays are also a time for giving back. That's what 'Giving Tuesday' is all about...
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Foodshare has an immediate need for SNAP Outreach Volunteers throughout Hartford and Tolland Counties. Volunteers are trained to determine eligibility for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), and provide application assistance to those who qualify. Please RSVP to Sarah Santora at 860-286-9999.
We need your voice! Attend this meeting to learn everything you need to know in order to make an effective presentation about Foodshare’s work to build a hunger-free Greater Hartford. Each year hundreds of local clubs, schools, faith groups and civic organizations invite us to provide speakers. If you enjoy meeting people, this is a great opportunity. Please RSVP to Amanda Renna at 860-286-9999.
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.