Posts Tagged ‘outreach for hunger’

  • 4-H donates to food bank

    Oct 5, 16 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Members of the 2016 Chatham-Kent 4-H Gardening Club “learned to do by doing” by growing and maintaining a 4-H garden. They recently harvested the produce and donated the vegetables to Chatham Outreach for Hunger. Several members of the club shown with...

  • Outreach BBQ feeds community and brings awareness to hunger plight

    May 4, 16 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

      Chatham Outreach for Hunger joins food banks across Canada this month in bringing the issue of hunger to the forefront. During the month of May, Food Banks Canada is encouraging every food bank to participate and put on the Every Plate Full event,...

  • Holiday jam for hunger

    Dec 24, 15 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Branch 642 Legion in Chatham will be the place to be  Dec. 27 as local musicians get together to raise funds for Chatham-Kent Outreach for Hunger. The 11th annual Holiday Jam for Hunger takes place at branch 642 William Street North, beginning at 8.30 pm....

  • Fashion for a cause

    Dec 15, 15 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    PMP Teen Model of The Year competitor, Alicia Cadotte, spent part of her Sunday at the Downtown Chatham Centre collecting non-perishables for Outreach for Hunger. The Dec. 13 event featured seven young models wearing featured fashions from a number of stores...

  • Voices of joyful help

    Nov 17, 15 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local News, UncategorizedNo Comments

    Members of the Chatham-Kent Christian Men’s Choir will be lending their talents Saturday Dec. 5 in a concert to benefit NeighbourLink Chatham-Kent and Chatham Outreach for Hunger. Spokesman John Wiebenga said the group, founded 15 years ago, will hold...

  • Fresh veggies and a side of community

    Oct 7, 15 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    A little bit of hard work on a 30 by 50 foot plot of land is paying off in a big way for members of the Cultivating Community vegetable garden on Grand Avenue East. The project was started by Dean Hale as a way of providing a better diet and a sense of...

  • Outreach gets $15K boost

    Jan 29, 15 • 6 Views • Feature Story, Life1 Comment

      The giving came from all angles Thursday, as a college, a casino and an all-star band donated a combined $15,000 to Chatham’s Outreach for Hunger. Musician Jeff Burrows, a member of The S’Aint’s, said the funds come from the Sleighing Hunger...

  • HOG delivers the cash

    Jan 5, 15 • 182 Views • LifeNo Comments

    Members of the Chatham-Kent Harley Owners’ Group (HOG) raised more than $3,300 in recent months, through barbecues, draws, show ‘n’ shines and other fundraisers. Of the funds raised, the group donated $1,500 to the Ronald McDonald House, $500 to the...

  • Principal smooches donkey

    Oct 29, 14 • 380 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Kelly Van Boxtel, principal at St. Ursula’s School in Chatham, may have to explain to her husband the new hairy, yet handsome friend she was kissing Wednesday morning. Thanks to the school’s Do the Right Thing committee, Van Boxtel was challenged to kiss,...

  • DPM donates to food bank

    Oct 27, 14 • 149 Views • LifeNo Comments

    Chatham Outreach for Hunger will benefit from a recent donation from Dillon Pudwell McNeil. The company donated $1,170 to the food bank, proceeds from its annual charity golf tournament. DPM has held the tourney the past 23 years, raising in excess of...