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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

Fundraising Event at Texas Roadhouse

Dracut End 68 Hours of Hunger will be having a fundraiser at the Texas Roadhouse, 580 Amherst St, Nashua, NH 03063 on Thursday, March 30th, from 3:30-9:00 pm.  Texas Roadhouse will donated 10% of your total food purchases to the fundraiser. There will be 3 amazing Easter baskets to be raffled off. Tickets are available through March 30th at Texas...  Read More

Silent Auction to End Hunger

The Sacopee Valley End 68 Hours of Hunger chapter will be holding their 3rd Annual Silent Auction and Raffle, Monday March 27th from 4:30-9:00 p.m at Fairgrounds Pizza & Pub, 156 Maple Street, Cornish, Maine.   This is their BIGGEST fundraiser of the year. An entire night of fun includes, raffles, light Hors D’oeuvres, hourly door prizes &...  Read More

2nd Annual Mardi Gras Party

The Somersworth and Dover chapters of End 68 Hours of Hunger are joining forces to throw an all out, festive, fun, musical Mardi Gras celebration! Please come and help us raise money for our organization that feeds hungry kids on the weekends. Event is Saturday, April 29th at 6:00pm. Dover’s Elk’s Lodge #184 282 Durham...  Read More

Important Information about PayPal

PayPal Class Action Suit Does NOT Impact End 68 Hours of Hunger You may have heard that some charities are bringing a class action suit against PayPal for routing donations made to charities to other charities.  PayPal can only route donations to charities that have an account with PayPal, and we DO! Please don’t have...  Read More

Why You Should Attend Portsmouth’s Soup Tasting Event

Delicious Soup, Cold Beer and Warming Entertainment! Come get your fill of warm, delicious, unlimited soup samples, music and cheer at the must attend event of the winter, Soup’s On! Bring friends and family to sample over 30 varieties of delicious unlimited soup samples, all while enjoying craft beers provided for purchase by Sam Adams and...  Read More

Spread The Love, Share A Can

Program Coordinators Meredith Everett and Tracy Stanek at End 68 Hours of Hunger, Lake County, Ohio were expecting donations to drop this time of year which inspired them to start a backpack campaign called “Spread the Love, Share A Can”. A printable flyer was posted on their Facebook page for the community to download, print and...  Read More
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