Tag: Hunger

Catholic Charities a partner in TPT food insecurity documentary

Catholic Charities a partner in TPT food insecurity documentary

| November 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 27-minute program examines homelessness, food insecurity and efforts to increase access to healthier food.

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4 million meals for hungry kids

4 million meals for hungry kids

| October 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Church staff and leaders joined in hugely successful food-packing event in Woodbury.

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Turkey store gives $10K to St. Vincent de Paul Center to fight hunger

Turkey store gives $10K to St. Vincent de Paul Center to fight hunger

| August 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

In an effort to combat hunger in its community, the Jennie O Turkey Store Faribault manufacturing plant donated $10,000 to the city’s St. Vincent de Paul Center Aug. 13. The Catholic-based, volunteer-run charitable organization provides food, clothing, furniture and financial aid to people in need.

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Food campaign seeks donations through March

Food campaign seeks donations through March

| Bridget Ryder for The Catholic Spirit | March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Minnesota FoodShare is calling on parishes to restock the state’s food shelves this month as part of the Greater Minneapolis Council of Churches’ March Campaign.

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White Bear food shelf director: Parents modeled how to feed hungry

White Bear food shelf director: Parents modeled how to feed hungry

| Terry Griep for The Catholic Spirit | June 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Serving others comes naturally to Ann Searles. She was blessed with parents and a grandfather who taught her that the more one gives, the more that person will receive.

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Learning hard lessons about complex nature of poverty, hunger

Learning hard lessons about complex nature of poverty, hunger

| John Garvey | September 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

Our youngest daughter, having just graduated from Boston College, moved to Seattle to spend a year with the Jesuit Volunteer Corps. She is working there for a nonprofit that collects food for poor people and advocates for government food programs.

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