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Derry/Chester Chapter Has A New Home

End 68’s Derry/Chester Chapter has a new home! A huge thank you to Tim and Martha and the team from Deja Vu Furniture & More in Londonderry, NH for providing us with a wonderful space to store and pack food.  Deja Vu has been a drop off location and they have also been helping us...  Read More

Lenten Food Drive to Benefit Tampa Chapter

Hyde Park Presbyterian is holding a Lenten food drive to benefit End 68’s Tampa chapter. The church is located at 309 W. Swann Ave Tampa, FL 33606. We’re sure you’ve heard of giving up something during this season. It’s not too late!! The Missions Ministry encourages you to give up some food or funds to...  Read More

Donor Offers To Match Donations in Nashua

As we observe the one year anniversary of the pandemic shut down, we are grateful for all the support from this community that makes our work possible. Now we ask you to help us again. A generous donor has agreed to match all monetary donations made between March 9 – April 8, up to $12,500!...  Read More

Kittery Chapter Celebrates It’s 9th Year

How time flies when you are having fun! This coming week is the 9th anniversary of the Kittery Program, over 22,700 bags a food ago. Thanks to our very supportive school system and our great community. From our first pilot group we quickly moved to serve all three of our schools and during the very...  Read More

In Appreciation of Tri-City Subaru

Claire Bloom, Founder and Volunteer Executive Director of End 68 Hunger presented a trophy to Robert Arthur, Operations Manager of Tri-City Subaru, in gratitude and appreciation for their continued sponsorship of the Dover, Rochester and Somersworth End 68 Hours of Hunger programs. In addition to their financial support, they also have an ongoing food drive...  Read More

Hannafords becomes our fourth Charter Sponsor

Hannafords store manager Dan Wilder receives this plaque from Claire Bloom from End 68 Hours of Hunger Hannafords becomes our fourth Charter Sponsor, a level of sponsorship inaugurated by Bottomline Technologies with a $68,000 gift in 2014. Our other two Charter Sponsors are The Good Karma Family Trust and Timberland. A fifth Charter Sponsor, Tri...  Read More

Venturing Crew Food Drive Is a Big Success!

          Showing love to their community during Valentines weekend, Scout Troup Venturing Crew 308 Dracut held a food drive to benefit End 68 Hours of Hunger’s Dracut Chapter. Over two days, they were able to collect 3 trucks worth of donations. Venturing is youth-led and youth-inspired organization where kids can acquire...  Read More

Recognizing Our Charter Sponsors

This month, Hannafords and Tri City Subaru joined Bottomline Technologies, Timberland, and the Good Karma Family Trust as Charter Sponsors of End 68 Hours of Hunger! Bottomline Technologies started the Charter Sponsorship program with a gift of $68,000, and since then End 68 Hours of Hunger has done our best to recognize the donations of...  Read More

Eurofins Foundation Supports Ohio and Florida Chapters

We would like to thank The Eurofins Foundation for their support to our organization. Eurofins gave $25,000 to support our operations in Florida and Ohio! The COVID-19 pandemic has increased the number of children in need of food. Since its inception, Eurofins has been contributing to various social projects and philanthropic work with a focus...  Read More

Spotlight on Andrea Connelley

Congratulations to Andrea Connelley who started the Dracut chapter of End 68. Andrea was chosen for the January 2021 “Hero Among Us” award sponsored by Thantawan Thai Restaurant. Andrea was chosen by December’s award recipient Lyndie Shaw. Here is what is said about Andrea, Andrea and her team that started the Dracut chapter of “End...  Read More
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