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Feeding America

Doing good all year round

Doing good all year round

While charitable giving increases towards the end of the year as important community needs are showcased, such needs continue all year long.

December 30, 2012 12:00 am

EDITORIAL: Short-term, long-term help for hunger

This Thanksgiving, as we stuff first the turkey or stovetop and then ourselves, we must recognize that thousands in Northwest Indiana don't have enough to eat.

November 22, 2012 12:00 am
Helping feed the hungry: Thousands in region don't have enough to eat

Helping feed the hungry: Thousands in region don't have enough to eat

Gloria DeJesus calls the soup kitchen at St. Joseph Church in Hammond a "ripple in the pond."

November 18, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Growing Importance: Families share summer garden bounties for local food pantry cause

Growing Importance: Families share summer garden bounties for local food pantry cause

Caroline Shook, CEO of Housing Opportunities in Valparaiso, which runs the Porter County Food Pantry program, still remembers the box of "beautiful" freshly picked hot peppers donated one day last summer by a local gardener with a surplus.

July 12, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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BRIAN HOWEY: By any measure, our leaders are failing us

BRIAN HOWEY: By any measure, our leaders are failing us

We live in in perhaps the wealthiest and most influential country in the history of civilization.

June 17, 2012 12:00 am
Letter carriers deliver food, hope to hungry

Letter carriers deliver food, hope to hungry

Patrick Rose's mail bag typically lightens during his Hobart route. Not so on Saturday, on Stamp Out Hunger Day.

May 15, 2011 12:00 am

Study: Thousands going hungry in Northwest Indiana

A national study of hunger estimates about $40 million in additional funding is needed to meet food needs in Lake and Porter counties.

March 28, 2011 10:00 pm
Olthof Homes Fights Hunger with Hope for the Holidays

Olthof Homes Fights Hunger with Hope for the Holidays

In light of the enormous need for simple things such as food for area residents this year, Olthof Homes recently kicked off a month-long food drive to bolster supplies at the Food Bank of Northwest Indiana which is fighting hunger and feeding hope each day.

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