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Annual Culinary Event Fights Childhood Hunger

Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation is the nation’s premier culinary benefit dedicated to making sure no kid grows up hungry. This culinary benefit is partnering with End 68 Hours of Hunger of Portsmouth, NH. Taste of the Nation Portsmouth is a gala tasting under spectacular tents on the historic grounds of The Strawbery Banke Museum....  Read More

United Way of Lake County Youth Program Allocates $5000

    Several weeks ago the Lake County, Ohio chapter of End 68 Hours of Hunger presented to the Young Leaders of United Way of Lake County. They had $5000 to allocate to various nonprofits within Lake County. The campaign, running from January until April, was comprised of six program sessions, complete with various on-site visits,...  Read More

Matching Funds for the Barnstead Program!

  End 68 Hours of Hunger programs are all self-funding.  They are required to raise money to buy the food they need to support their programs, and in some cases, it is very easy! One program in particular has a great need, and in recognition of that need, we have a matching grant for every...  Read More

Hope Worldwide partners with End 68 Hours of Hunger

HOPE worldwide – Granite State Chapter is supporting End 68 Hours of Hunger to help hundreds of children in the local community receive nutritious meals every weekend. By helping families in need, studies show that this greatly improves a child’s future physical and mental health, academic achievement, and long term economic productivity. There are approximately...  Read More

2nd Annual Mardi Gras Fundraiser

 2ND ANNUAL MARDI GRAS PARTY TO BENEFIT END 68 HOURS OF HUNGER SOMERSWORTH AND DOVER CHAPTERS Saturday, April 29 from 6 PM – 11 PM  Dover Elks Lodge #184  282 Durham Rd, Dover, New Hampshire The Somersworth and Dover chapters of End 68 Hours of Hunger are joining forces to throw a HUGE, festive, fun,...  Read More

Share What You Can

The Tolland, CT chapter of End 68 Hours of Hunger conducted a survey to see how the families like the program and this was one of the responses: One parent said that during Christmas, her child took food from his weekend backpack and put individual items in the Christmas stockings of his family members –  ...  Read More

Dracut Students Organize Food Drive

Dracut has had the wonderful ability to help our local students get the community service hours required by their high schools or for their college resumes One of our students actually organized a food drive at her school NOTRE DAME ACADEMY in Tyngsboro, MA. The students collected over 900 food items …. and several backpacks which...  Read More

New Bracelet Available to Support End 68 Hours of Hunger!

End 68 Hours of Hunger has joined with D. Kirkup Designs in offering this beautiful over the wrist bracelet. 50% of each sale will help end hunger.  For information and to purchase visit:    www.dkirkupdesigns.etsy.com Your purchase will help feed children, wearing it will show that you support ending childhood hunger, and talking about it...  Read More

Gormley’s Cafe offers Free Beverage for Donations!

Stop by Gormley’s Cafe, 139 E. Merrimack St., Lowell, MA from now until April 14th and Gormley’s Cafe will buy your beverage if you bring in a food item from the list or make a cash donation! All donations to support End 68 Hours of Hunger, Lowell. Visit their facebook page for a complete list of...  Read More

End 68 Hours of Hunger Highlighted in Washington Post article

Reading, writing and hunger: More than 13 million kids in this country go to school hungry By Jaimie Seaton, March 9 Every once in a while my teenage son gets in the car after school and complains that he didn’t get enough to eat at lunch, so struggled through the last period with a raging...  Read More
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