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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 Featured, 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 Featured, 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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Food Frenzy 2014

By on November 14, 2014 in News & Happenings
Food Frenzy 2014

  The Hudson Valley Food Frenzy is a six county food drive that engages businesses and organizations of similar size and/or mission in a friendly coalition to collect food and money for the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley. Organized by the Pattern for Progress Regional Fellows Program to fight hunger in the Hudson Valley, […]

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Jam the Van 2014

By on October 31, 2014 in News & Happenings, Top Stories
Jam the Van 2014

It’s back. Come out and help us Jam the Van November 21st, 22nd, and 23rd. Mark Bolger and all of our friends at Mix 97.7 will be at the Shop Rite in Poughkeepsie, WPDH will be Jamming The Van at the Fishkill Shop Rite and your other favorite Townsquare Stations will be supporting the effort to collect donations at […]

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Annual Dinner

By on October 31, 2014 in News & Happenings
Annual Dinner

The Food Bank held its Annual dinner at the The Grand view in Poughkeepsie Wednesday November 5. Thanks to all our friends and supporters who came out to help us honor our Retail Partners that donate hundreds of thousands of pounds of food each year to help feed those in need. Honors went to ShopRite, […]

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