Food Bank

What foodbanks really need people to donate

With a study revealing that nearly half of all Birmingham parents are on the brink of poverty as they are less than a month away from not being able …

Birmingham, UK

Ingles Giving Tree lights up on Monday

On Monday, Ingles will turn on the lights at the Ingles Giving Tree in the Asheville Mall.<p>This is the 25th year the tree has been built with food …

Christmas

Donation boosts Stretford Foodbank

GENEROUS Stretford shoppers have given a festive boost to the Stretford Foodbank.<p>during a collection at the Tesco store at Stretford Mall it received …

Manchester

Laws proposed to cut hunger and food poverty after price of everyday items shoots up

As inflation figures show the price of food has shot up, an MP is calling for new laws to help reduce hunger.<p>South Shields MP Emma Lewell-Buck will …

Human Geography

FEELING THE PINCH: Valley charities say people are tapped out, when it comes to donating

As the holiday season approaches, some local non-profit organizations are feeling the pinch.With so many natural disasters in 2017, from deadly …

Suns star Devin Booker helps deliver food boxes before Thanksgiving

PHOENIX — A Valley food bank got an assist from Phoenix Suns star Devin Booker Monday morning as the group passed out boxes of holiday items before …

Devin Booker

Charitable trust hands out final donation after more than 350 years

A Bradford charitable trust has handed out its last donation after more than 350 years of helping people in five villages in the district.<p>The James …

Philanthropy

Guan Eng touts success of Penang welfare schemes

<b>GEORGE TOWN</b>: Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng has touted the success of its welfare schemes here by declaring that the RM412.63 million state allocation …

Penang

Food banks struggling to meet SNAP cut demand, report finds

With Thanksgiving around the corner, City food pantries say they don't have enough resources to help needy New Yorkers.<p>That's according to a new …

Poverty

Food Bank handing out more food than ever before

WINTER is coming, and the team of volunteers who run Bradford Metropolitan Food Bank are bracing themselves for a sharp hike in demand for food …

National food waste reduction body to be established | Australian Food News

A body will be established by the Australian Federal Government to help cut the nation’s food waste in half.<p>Announced at the inaugural National Food …

Sustainability

Members of Cleveland Indians serve Thanksgiving Meal at Progressive Field

CLEVELAND -- Members of the Cleveland Indians organization teamed up with Delaware North Companies to host the club's annual Thanksgiving Meal at …

Cleveland

Children get to see work done by city's foodbanks

PUPILS at a number of Bradford schools have learned about the important work done by the city’s foodbanks.<p>Schools involved in the Exceed Teaching …

Saskatoon Food Bank hopes 2017 Tree of Plenty has long branches

Laurie O’Connor, executive director of the Saskatoon Food Bank and Learning Centre, left, and PotashCorp CEO Jochen Tilk placed the first holiday …

Canadian News

Big donation made to foodbank

TINNED goods and advent calendars have been donated by staff from Melin Homes in support of Torfaen’s Eastern Valley food bank.<p>A veritable …

News (Wales)

Why you shouldn't volunteer on Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving just six days away, a lot of people in our community are looking to reach out to people in need.<p>A popular volunteer spot is food …

Idaho

This I, Daniel Blake-inspired art is being auctioned to raise funds for a Newcastle foodbank

This handmade I, Daniel Blake-inspired artwork is being auctioned off to raise money for Britain’s busiest food bank.<p>The hand-cut stencil and collage …

Give Some Joy This Christmas by backing Renfrewshire Foodbank

For the second year, the Express is campaigning to help those in need over the festive period<p>Christmas is traditionally a time of eating too much, …

Christmas

2017 Natural disaster relief has hit local food banks hard.

Natural disaster relief needs have hit local food banks hard in 2017. At Potter’s Storehouse in Jonesville, the shelves are their barest in years.<p>On …

Upstate South Carolina

Walmart Community Playmaker | New York Knicks

Tuesday, November 7th: Jenique Jones<p>The Southeast Texas Food Bank is a small regional food bank with one staff member overseeing a network of over …

New York Knicks

100,000 people on universal credit will not receive a payment at Christmas

At least 100,000 low-paid people on universal credit will receive no payment at Christmas, in a fresh controversy about the new benefit.<p>The claimants …

Universal Credit

Isles Wives Help At Food Bank

NYI 6, CAR 4: Doug Weight<p>NYI 6, CAR 4: Nick Leddy<p>Condensed Game: Hurricanes @ Islanders<p>NYI 6, CAR 4: Johnny Boychuk<p>NYI 6, CAR 4: Mathew Barzal<p>Barzal, …

White Rock/South Surrey food bank seeking seasonal fare - Surrey Now-Leader

Peninsula food bank officials are appealing to those who are hoping to help make Christmas a little brighter for those less fortunate, to do so …

US Rep. Jim McGovern to walk 43 miles across Western Massachusetts to highlight local hunger

SPRINGFIELD -- U.S. Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Worcester, will walk across Western Massachusetts next week as part of an annual fundraising march that …

Western Massachusetts

Foodbank boss challenges Perth Theatre over outdoor drinks bid

© DC Thomson<p>Sign up to our <b>Daily</b> newsletter<p>The boss of a busy foodbank charity has condemned plans to introduce outdoor drinking at the new look Perth …

DC Thomson

Adults targeted in under-age drinking crackdown

© DC Thomson<p>Sign up to our <b>Daily</b> newsletter<p>Adults who buy alcohol for children will be targeted by police in a winter blitz on underage …

DC Thomson

Foodbank usage is up on past year in the Vale

THE use of foodbanks in the Vale of Glamorgan has increased over the past year.<p>The latest figures from The Trussel Trust show that between April 1, …

Wales

Houston-based power company helping the Coastal Bend Food Bank

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - The Coastal Bend Food Bank received a $2,500 donation Thursday from Houston-based company TriEagle Energy, and their …

QPR urges football fans to bring groceries to match for food bank donations

QPR has become the second London football club to ask fans to bring spare groceries to a match to donate to a local food bank.

Jeremy Corbyn

North County Food Bank Food Drive

The North County Food Bank provides food assistance to thousands of people in need who live in communities throughout North County. The North County …