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Common Goals Generate Great Ideas!

Recently, executive director Claire Bloom met with the Snack Pak 4 Kids and Blessings in a Backpack organizations in San Antonio, and had a great exchange of ideas! The common goal is to end chronic hunger in our school children who suffer from food insecurity over the weekends. We encourage you to visit the websites of these...  Read More

Moe’s Southwest Grill Offers Generous Donation Opportunity

SAVE THE DATE!!!!! Please consider dining at Moe’s Southwest Grill on Friday, November 3, anytime between 5:00-8:00 to benefit Lake County Ohio’s End 68 Hours of Hunger program. Moe’s Southwest Grill (9710 Mentor Avenue, Mentor, OH) has GRACIOUSLY offered to donate 50% of EVERY SALE to our organization, WOW! We are currently feeding 280 kids...  Read More

Thank You 2Moda!

Tampa End 68 Hours of Hunger would like to give a shout out to Debra at 2Moda/David’s Wholesale.  Sandy Kennedy from Tampa’s chapter had a great experience buying backpacks for a great price.  Because the backpacks are for a charity, they got the bags with no shipping charges and the cost was around $3 per bag. Visit their website...  Read More

World Hunger Awareness

Thank you to BMW of Stratham for bringing statistics about World Hunger to our attention. Please view the graphic below.  Read More

Tampa Food Truck Rally Will Feed Many!

The annual Food Truck Rally in Hyde Park benefits End 68’s mission of feeding hungry school kids in Tampa. Enjoy brunch or lunch from the yummy offerings of multiple gourmet food trucks — and support a good cause. This family-friendly event will feature a bouncy house and carnival for the kiddos. For adult fun, bid...  Read More

Conval NH Chapter Nearing Its First Anniversary

In recognition of the ConVal NH chapter approaching its one year anniversary, the New Hampshire Union Leader featured their volunteers in a recent article, Volunteers fill the weekend meal gap for ConVal students.  Linda Caracappa and Carol Cleary began the ConVal chapter of End 68 Hours of Hunger on November 4th, 2016. Since then, many...  Read More

Chalmers Reverse Trick-or-Treat Benefits Conway End 68

It’s Trick-or-Treating in reverse! Join Chalmers Insurance Group in their efforts to collect 1,000 non-perishable food items by October 31st. All donations will benefit End 68 Hours of Hunger in Conway, NH. You can drop off donations at 3277 White Mountain Highway, North Conway, NH. Thank you Chalmers Insurance Group!!  Read More

Volunteers to Host Free Community Supper

Know someone or a family that could really use a great meal? The volunteers of End 68 Hours of Hunger Sacopee Valley are putting on a FREE community supper. Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 4:00 – 6:30 p.m. at the Greenleaf Masonic Lodge located on Route 25 in Cornish, ME (right across from Rite Aid.)...  Read More

Got Ice Cream?

Got Ice Cream? The Pink House in Milton, NH will be donating 20% of their sales to the Milton End 68 Hours of Hunger Program 12pm to 8pm on 9/30 and 10/1. We are currently feeding 14 students at MES and 23 at Nute. We are working on refilling our shelves. Please come out and buy...  Read More

Eliot 5k Turns 25

On Saturday, September 30 at 8:30 am, the Eliot 5k Road Race in Eliot, ME will be celebrating it’s 25 year anniversary. Since all costs have been nearly all covered by area business sponsors, every $25 registration fee will go directly to the Eliot/South Berwick End 68 Hours of Hunger program. That’s like donating 2 bags...  Read More
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