Posts Tagged ‘hunger’

  • Holiday Jam for Hunger returns Friday

    Dec 27, 18 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Many local musicians are sharing their talents this holiday season; all to help raise funds for a local food bank. For this 14th annual Holiday Jam for Hunger, musicians from across Chatham-Kent and Southwestern Ontario will be gracing the stage on Friday at...

  • Fun and fundraising collide in the alley

    Oct 17, 18 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    The brain food brigade is back at it for St. Clair College and Outreach for Hunger. Organizers of the third annual Bowling for Hunger and Education hope for another great event Nov. 3, after raising $15,000 last year for the St. Clair College Scholarship...

  • Stuff-a-Bus

    Feb 1, 17 • 0 Views • LifeNo Comments

    The Rural United Pastoral Charge recently held Stuff-a-Bus for Outreach for Hunger. Four Chatham-Kent churches – St. John’s, St. Paul’s, Turin and Zion United – took part in the event. It involved seeking donations outside of No Frills and Sobeys...

  • Holiday Jam for Hunger

    Dec 23, 16 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Local musicians are gathering over the holidays to help raise much needed funds for the local food bank. For this 12 annual Holiday Jam for Hunger, musicians from across Chatham-Kent and southwestern Ontario take part Dec. 29 at BOB’s Bar Out Back. All...

  • Food for thought

    Nov 1, 13 • 468 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Grade 10 student Emily Hiltz is one of 300-plus Ursuline College students who collected food for others instead of treats for themselves this Halloween as part of the We Scare Hunger program at the Chatham high school. Organizer and UCC religion teacher Chris...

  • Maroons rake in more than a half a ton of food

    Oct 15, 13 • 341 Views • Feature Story, Local SportsNo Comments

    Chatham Maroon fans left the team’s Oct. 13 game more than half a ton lighter, after donating in excess of 1,100 pounds of food. The Maroons set the game against Strathroy as the date fans could bring in non-perishable food items to support the Farm Credit...