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Publishing House Addresses Food Literacy

Developing food literacy is one step toward reducing the achievement gap for low-income students who don’t have a full breakfast. Check out these awesome children’s books to teach your child about where their food comes from! Thank you End 68 Exeter for highlighting this article. You can read the full article at: WBUR.org  Read More

Running With Food!

You can do a 5 or 10K race anywhere, but Dow Realty Group’s 1K Endurance event on Saturday, June 23, 2018 is an opportunity for runners and non-runners to participate in a fun 1K road race while supporting a great cause. The race benefits “End 68 Hours of Hunger” a 501©3 organization, committed to providing...  Read More

Dracut’s Own Hometown Hero!

Congratulations to our first Hometown Hero, Andrea Connelly, of Dracut! Andrea was nominated by Sharon Pimentel and Sandra Perry for the work she does with END 68 HOURS of Hunger Dracut. End 68 Hours of Hunger is a nationwide effort to confront the approximate 68 hours of hunger that some children experience between the lunch they...  Read More

Help Need to Launch New Chapter!

We are in the beginning stages of bringing a chapter of End 68 Hours of Hunger to the Monadnock Regional School District in Swanzey, New Hampshire, starting at the elementary school level. We need motivated volunteers to help at all levels, from fundraising to bag packing. If you or someone you know is interested in...  Read More

Mentor Mitsubishi Offers Vehicle Discount for Bag of Food

Mentor Mitsubishi in Mentor, OH is teaming up with End 68 Hours of Hunger in Lake County for the month of May. Our goal is to stuff at least one of our Mitsubishi Outlander SUV’s in the middle of our showroom full of non-perishable items! If you’re planning on buying a new vehicle from them this month,...  Read More

Women Who Care!

Carol Cleary, co-founder of ConVal End 68 Hours of Hunger, gave a presentation for End 68 to 100+ Women Who Care Monadnock. That group voted for End 68 over 2 other wonderful local charities to receive their collective donations. And those donations are projected to total $12,200! Thank you so much Women Who Care!!  Read More

Congratulations Tracy Stanek – Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame

We would like to congratulate End 68’s very own Tracy Stanek! She is one of the coordinators for End 68 Hours of Hunger in Lake County, OH. Tracy was inducted into the Mentor High School Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame. Tracy was nominated for all of her dedicated philanthropic work throughout Lake County over the last 20+ years....  Read More

Conway End 68 is on the Ballot

  Conway End 68 Hours of Hunger is on the ballot for the Best Local Charitable Organization. You can vote daily, so vote often!   VOTE NOW for the Best of Mount Washington Valley FINAL ROUND begins Monday, May 7 The BALLOT CLOSES Sunday, May 20 Winners will be announced at the Best of Mount Washington Valley...  Read More

Feed Our Children 68

Barrington’s 68 Hours of Hunger Coodinator, Michelle Meister and her son put together a Go Fund Me page for their local chapter. It costs approximately $280 a week on average to keep this program running. We are 100% volunteer funded. We receive no federal grants, so every dollar helps. If you have any questions about...  Read More

Spring Cleaning? Consider Spring Giving.

Spring cleaning? Please consider donating your unwanted items to End 68 Hours of Hunger Milton, NH chapter’s FUNDrive.  Items accepted are clothing, shoes, bedding/towels, accessories, CDs/DVDs, electrical items, toys & games, kitchen items, knick knacks, and sporting goods. Below is what they will give us per pound depending on the item type. Our goal is to collect 1000 bags...  Read More
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