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kids food basket

Hunger Action Week, Eat Local Challenge, and urban food innovation

by Wendy Hammond (wendypchef)

Submitted 08-28-2013 under OPINION

Feeding America West Michigan would like to challenge you to spend $31.50 for the week on food and beverages (the average amount of assistance received by an individual enrolled in SNAP). Local First wants you to pledge to shift $10 a week for 10...

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Documentary traces American epidemic: childhood hunger

by Feeding America West Michigan Food Bank (Feeding America...)

Submitted 08-30-2012 under NONPROFITS

After a week that included a poverty simulation, a healthy food cook-off and a day of nonprofit open houses, Hunger Action Week 2012 ends in a college classroom. Rather than preparing for an exam, these students are preparing to make their mark on...

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Kids Food Basket expands its efforts

by Creston Neighborhood Association News Bureau (crestongr)

Submitted 08-16-2012 under NONPROFITS

By Akilah F.            Kids Food Basket (KFB), a Grand Rapids nonprofit, is expanding to Muskegon County. KFB is a force for "Attacking Childhood Hunger in greater Grand Rapids, one sack...

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Catalyst Radio: Kids Food Basket addressing food insecurity in school-aged youth

by Catalyst Radio (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 05-18-2012 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW In this edition of Catalyst Radio, we learn what it takes for Kid’s Food Basket to feed nearly 4,800 kids dinner each weekday. Our...

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Mike Cohen Kirtan Benefits Kids Food Basket

by Rob Cole (Rob Cole)

Submitted 11-17-2011 under NEWS

The kirtan music scene is growing in popularity in the US, making inroads into regions where it was once little heard, or heard of. Emerging from the yoga studios and healing centers that cultivated it in the West, this interactive spiritual...

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Bagged the vacation? Help us decorate sack supper bags!

by Kids' Food Basket (KidsFoodBasket)

Submitted 03-11-2010 under NONPROFITS

We need your help in decorating bags for our ‘sack suppers’.  Kids’ Food Basket is a non-profit childhood hunger organization serving 2,450 evening meals each weekday to 24 Kent County elementary schools.  We are working to make sure lunch...

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