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The Third Annual Mid-Hudson Walk for Celiac Disease

By on April 3, 2014 in News & Happenings
The Third Annual Mid-Hudson Walk for Celiac Disease

The Third Annual Mid-Hudson Walk for Celiac Disease is just around the corner and straight across the Walkway Over the Hudson. More than 2-million Americans suffer from Celiac Disease, and cannot tolerate gluten, a protein in wheat, rye, and barley. Gluten free foods are available but expensive and rarely found at food pantries and soup […]

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ShopRite, Partners In Caring!

By on March 10, 2014 in News & Happenings
ShopRite, Partners In Caring!

Every year ShopRite and Cheerios team up to honor ShopRite associates who help in the fight against hunger. Today at the Garnerville ShopRite, store manager Slavko Profaca was joined by store owners the Inserra Family to unveil this year’s cereal box highlighting some of the honorees. Inserra Family with Garnerville Shoprite store manager Slavko Profaca (far […]

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Orientation & Food Safety Workshop – April 15th. In Mahopac

By on January 28, 2014 in News & Happenings
Orientation & Food Safety Workshop – April 15th.  In Mahopac

There is still time to sign up for this very informative and important Workshop coming to Mahopac on Tuesday April 15th . You will learn about safe handleing of food, code dates, food recalls, and how to get the most out of the Food Bank. If your agency receives HPNAP funding, you must attend a food safty workshop […]

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Canstruction Jr.

By on January 24, 2014 in News & Happenings
Canstruction Jr.

Come support the “Yes We Can” revolution February 1-7 Canstruction® is an international competition that raises awareness about hunger while facilitating the donation of thousands of pounds of canned food to those in need. Teams of students from The Kildonan School, Oakwood Friends School, Poughkeepsie Day School and The Randolph School will showcase their canned […]

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Ocean State Job Lot Supports The Food Bank!

By on December 9, 2013 in News & Happenings
Ocean State Job Lot Supports The Food Bank!

Ocean State Job Lot celebrated its Grand Opening on Saturdayfor their new store on Rt. 9 W in Poughkeepsie. City officials and local citizens turned out to help make it a festive occassion. Food Bank Director Jan Whitman was there to accept a tracktor trailer of food donated by Job Lot as part of the […]

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