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Volunteers to make 115,000 meals for Feed Palm Beach County Day

By: Alexa Silverman
Source: Palm Beach Post
Date: March 24, 2017
Five hours. That’s how long the West Palm Beach Rotary Club and 400 volunteers have to assemble 115,000 meals for Feed Palm Beach County Day. From 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., volunteers will gather at Gaines Park Community Center to take bulk food and package it into healthy meals to feed locals who are starving in the community. Volunteering involves measuring, packing, sealing and assembling cases of meals, as well as dressing in masks and hair nets, according to the news release
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The Honda Classic sets a new record raising money for kid's charities

By: Sarah Peters
Source: The Palm Beach Post
Date: July 11, 2016
The Honda Classic sets a new record raising money for kid's charities
The Honda Classic sets a new record raising money for kid's charities

Two corporate sponsors are helping the Palm Beach County Food Bank bring nutrition education and food preparation tips to at risk populations in Palm Beach County through its Marjorie S. Fisher Nutrition Driven mobile food pantry program.
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Palm Beach County Food Bank Nutrition Driven program Salutes support from Jarden Consumer Solutions and Florida Crystals

3 things to do: Canstruction 2016, FAU farce, ‘Grossology’ at museum

Source: The Palm Beach Post
Date: June 15, 2016
3 Things to Do: Canstruction 2016
3 things to do: Canstruction 2016, FAU farce, ‘Grossology’ at museum

CANSTRUCTION® EXHIBIT – OPENING DAY AND JUROR WALK THROUGH
CANSTRUCTION® EXHIBIT – OPENING DAY AND JUROR WALK THROUGH

The Gardens Mall Features 2016 CANstruction Exhibit

Source: Palm Beach Illustrated
Date: June 1, 2016
The Gardens Mall Features 2016 CANstruction Exhibit
The Gardens Mall Features 2016 CANstruction Exhibit

Nonperishable foods become art at 'Canstruction' event

Source: Sun Sentinel
Date: May 17, 2016
Nonperishable foods become art at 'Canstruction' event
Nonperishable foods become art at 'Canstruction' event

Palm Beach County Food Bank receives $650,000 grant

By: Jan Engoren
Source: Sun Sentinel
Date: April 15, 2016
Palm Beach County Food Bank receives $650,000 grant
Palm Beach County Food Bank receives $650,000 grant

More PBC families will learn more about nutrition & how to stretch their grocery budget, thanks to a major grant of $650,000 to the Palm Beach County Food Bank by the Marjorie S. Fisher Fund of the Community Foundation for PB & Martin Counties
Marjorie S. Fisher makes a $650,000 grant   to the Palm Beach County Food Bank to Expand Nutrition Education & Launch the Food Purchase Matching Fund

Harbour’s Edge resident fighting hunger, one bowl at time

By: Mary Kate Leming
Source: Coastal Star
Date: March 11, 2016
Harbour’s Edge resident fighting hunger, one bowl at time
Harbour’s Edge resident fighting hunger, one bowl at time