| Dec 9, 2012
| 7:14 AM
Partnerships between businesses and nonprofits that zero in on specific needs can be very impactful, says Kathleen Cannon, president of United Way of Broward. "And the holidays bring out additional feelings from people who want to help," she said. Here is...
| 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...
| Dec 1, 2012
Many of those lucky enough to emerge from Sandy's devastation unscathed are wondering how they can help those struggling to recover. Here are some important links and information:
Friday Nov. 9th: The Hackensack NJ Police PBA will be running a one day...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 4:50 AM
Shawn Russell achieved a lifelong ambition when he opened his gourmet prepared-food store, Cinch, in Fairfield last fall. Before long, however, the chef was facing a dilemma. Every Saturday he would close his store and have to toss the food that wouldn'...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 6:12 AM
Fox59 and Indianapolis Greg Ballard are on a mission to fight hunger.
The mayor launched Pack the Pantries Tuesday morning, the fifth year of the initiative to increase awareness about hunger. The program calls on local businesses, organizations and...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 1:05 PM
Fox59 and Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard are calling all citizens to join in the fight against hunger by helping to Pack the Pantries. In its fifth year, the mayor’s initiative for increasing awareness and a call-to-action to local organizations,...
| 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...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 7:17 AM
CAMDENTON, Mo -- Volunteers at the Lighthouse Mission food pantry served several hundred families during the launch of it’s new mobile unit. The food distribution took place on Friday, September 13 from 11:00am until 3:00pm. Many residents came out...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Variety selects the videos (below), games, apps, books, music and more (photo gallery, above) you should know about each week.
It's Not Porn
Alberto Belli, who gained attention with his pre-Oscar video "For Your Consideration," hits another home run...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 10:30 AM
MEMO TO: STEVE BURKE
FROM: PETER BART
Your sweeping changes at Universal last week reflect a recognition that two elements have been missing at the movie studio over the past two decades: a strategy and a strategist. The big question: Have you now...