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Annual Reception

By on May 4, 2015 in News & Happenings
Annual Reception

Please join the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley for the Annual Reception on Thursday, May 14 2015.  This year, we honor Hepworth Farms for their generous dedication to the Food Bank, and Denise Dunn, of MARC-CDCC (Mid-Hudson Addiction Recovery Center, CDCC is their Chemical Dependency Crisis Center located in the City of Poughkeepsie.) will […]

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Walmart’s Fight Hunger Spark Change Campaign

Walmart’s Fight Hunger Spark Change Campaign

3 Ways to Help Fight Hunger Spark Change Through May 3, Walmart is teaming up with some of America’s favorite food manufacturers to fight hunger and spark change across the country.There are three ways you can help feed local families:Buy Your Favorite Foods at Walmart Stores At area Walmart locations, when you purchase designated products […]

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Spring Into Action This Weekend!

By on April 28, 2015 in News & Happenings
Spring Into Action This Weekend!

On May 2 and 3, 2015, volunteers from across Rockland County together with girl scouts from the Heart of the Hudson will join together and “Spring Into Action” to fight hunger in our community!   A county-wide food drive will take place at 11 local supermarkets, including DeCicco’s in New City; Pathmark in Nanuet, Stop […]

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Fourth Annual Mid-Hudson Walk for Celiac Disease

By on April 7, 2015 in Featured, News & Happenings
Fourth Annual Mid-Hudson Walk for Celiac Disease

To register for The Fourth Annual Mid-Hudson Walk for Celiac Disease on Saturday, May 16, 2015, please visit www.digestivediseaseny.com. All proceeds will help stock the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley with gluten- free food! The event will also benefit the Celiac Disease Foundation, Hudson Valley Chapter and the ongoing research programs of the Celiac […]

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Three Square Meals Comes to the Food Bank

By on April 3, 2015 in News & Happenings
Three Square Meals Comes to the Food Bank

Ocean State Job Lot, a 116-store discount retail chain headquartered in North Kingstown, R.I., announces its 2015 “Three Square Meals” hunger relief program to alleviate the problem of food insecurity throughout the Northeast. The program will distribute 109 tractor trailer loads of food throughout the year to 15 food banks, which in turn distribute to […]

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People Helping People

People Helping People

Help Central Hudson Gas & Electric reach 55,000 people in their eBills program, and they will provide 55,000 meals for needy people right here in the Hudson Valley. How it works: As an eBills customer, Central Hudson will send you an email notifying you when each bill is ready for your review and action. You […]

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Harry Chapin Practice-a-thon to Benefit Food Bank of the Hudson Valley

By on March 3, 2015 in News & Happenings
Harry Chapin Practice-a-thon to Benefit Food Bank of the Hudson Valley

During the months of March and April, music students across New York State are invited to take part in the Harry Chapin Practice-a-Thon with all proceeds going to food banks across New York State – turning music into meals.  Their mission is to strengthen students’ practice habits while helping to support needy families across New York […]

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Calling All Committee Members!

By on February 4, 2015 in News & Happenings, Top Stories
Calling All Committee Members!

The Food Bank of the Hudson Valley is currently seeking volunteers to serve as committee members for upcoming events like the Annual Dinner, Walk to Fight Hunger, and A Place at the Table.  You will work with the Development Department to find sponsors, auction items, participating restaurants, and generally make the events as successful as they […]

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Canstruction JR Hudson Valley Returns!

By on January 30, 2015 in News & Happenings, Top Stories
Canstruction JR Hudson Valley Returns!

Teams of Hudson Valley students in grades K-12 work to design and build structures made entirely from canned foods.  The structures will be built and displayed at the Poughkeepsie Galleria, 2001 South Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601, starting with construction Friday, January 30th beginning at 4 pm.  Judging will be held Saturday, January 31st at 8 am, […]

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Foodstock 7!

Foodstock 7!

Foodstock just keeps getting bigger and better every year and this year Foodstock 7 with the Felice Brothers headlining a great lineup, was the biggest and best yet! The Thanksgiving season reminds us that we have the power to help alleviate hunger in the Hudson Valley. For several years, Turning Point Entertainment’s FOODSTOCK Concert has […]

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