| Sep 25, 2014
Community college earns military-friendly ranking
Northampton Community College has been recognized on the Military Friendly Schools list for the third consecutive year.
The college has opened its doors to veterans since it was founded in 1967, and more...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Help fight hunger
A new report released by Feeding America and the Virginia Peninsula Foodbank, Hunger in America 2014, shows that every year, more than 46 million Americans, including 12 million children and 7 million seniors, receive food assistance...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Central Floridians who turn to food pantries for help are often college-educated, part-time or even full-time workers, military veterans or children, a new in-depth study reveals.
Nearly half are white. Only 12 percent are homeless.
"The stereotype of...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Here's a collaboration that's sure to warm up the holidays. Target and Toms -- the philanthropy-oriented company that started by donating a pair of shoes to someone in need for every pair sold -- are teaming on a holiday collection that they referred to...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Sunshine Sachs' principals Ken Sunshine and Shawn Sachs have promoted Heather Lylis and Keleigh Thomas Morgan to partner.
The duo joins Sunshine and Sachs as the only other partners at the PR firm.
Thomas Morgan runs West Coast operations for the firm...
| May 7, 2014
| 10:55 AM
That gallon of milk you consider a staple in your refrigerator is missing in Central Florida’s food banks. According to Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization, milk is one of the items most requested by...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 7:02 AM
Bring home the free bacon!
Pig out with HoneyBaked Ham's "buy one, get one, give one" promotion on sweet glazed bacon. The coupon's good for a free pound when you purchase one. As a bonus, stores will also donate one pound to South Florida Feeding...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 2:49 PM
TUCSON -- Children in the Southwest are especially vulnerable to hunger, according to a new study ranking New Mexico as having the highest rates of childhood hunger in the nation.
New Mexico is the most food-insecure state for youths in the nation,...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Food banks across the country are adopting policies to make sure the people they serve get nutritious meals, according to Yale research.
The groups that help feed the hungry are concerned about the rise in obesity and other illnesses even in those people...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Consider it Hollywood’s healthy alternative to the Happy Meal promotion.
To launch its “Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2,” Sony Pictures Animation is joining forces with several fresh produce companies and plans to donate more...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 3:00 AM
September is Hunger Action Month. Together, we can take action to fight hunger in our community, all month long. Hunger Action Month is our opportunity to join a movement that has a real and lasting impact on our effort to feed more Howard Countians...