Archives for September, 2013

Local K-12 students participate in “Food Fight” for good

September 16, 2013

Nearly 20 schools have stepped up to take Ozarks Food Harvest’s “Food Fight” challenge to collect nonperishable food items for area pantries. Food collected from each school will be weighed at The Food Bank after donations are received, and the school with the highest pounds collected, per student, becomes the Food Fight champion.

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September is Hunger Action Month

September 3, 2013

Hunger advocates from Springfield and across the country will be wearing orange in an effort to raise awareness of the more than 50 million people in the United States who face hunger.

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