Updates on current local food and drink news in Rhode Island: Junior League of Rhode Island, The Grange for Southside Community Land Trust, Easy Entertaining Inc.
From the Rhode Island Community Food Bank comes the following two news releases. The first covers this year’s Summer Food Drive, which kicks off on June 3rd. The number of those without food in Rhode Island—a third of which are children under the age of 18—has doubled over the last six years and donations in [….]
Local Letter Carriers “Stamp Out Hunger” on May 11, 2013 – The Biggest Single Food Drive in the NationPublished on :
The second Saturday in May has special significance to members of the National Association of Letter Carriers. For 21 years, it’s been the day when they teamed up with their postal patrons to “Stamp Out Hunger” in the nation’s largest single-day food drive. This year’s food drive takes place Saturday, May 11, across Rhode Island [….]
The Rhode Island Community Food Bank is in the midst of a fundraising drive right now where all funds donated will be matched by the End Hunger Challenge Fund. Make a donation at this link between now and the end of 2011 and your tax-deductible donation will go even further to help hungry Rhode Islanders [….]