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Food Drive Again aids community

By: CARLA TRIVINO
Source: Daily News
Date: May 8, 2017
Thanks to the generosity of Palm Beach residents, nearly 1,600 pounds of food will be distributed to more than 203,000 people in the area who are in need. The fifth annual Empty Your Pantry Food Drive to benefit Palm Beach County Food Bank and CROS Ministries finished last month. donations to benefit the organizations’ food distribution programs. “The food drive allows us to stretch out further and help out more people,” said Brian Rowe, CROS Ministries’ director of food pantries. Food and cash donations ensure that their 19,400 clients receive the same staple, or necessary, items throughout their seven pantries.

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 Great Charity Challenge

Date: February 9, 2017
This past weekend, The Great Charity Challenge returned to Wellington for the 2017 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF). This year’s theme of animated movie characters celebrates those who have dared to imagine a better community, such as the sponsors of the GCC, the riders donating their time, and last but certainly not least, all involved with the charitable organizations. The Palm Beach County Food Bank was a proud recipient of a $5000 grant. We can’t thank the Ziegler Family Foundation and the Great Charity Challenge for your support and giving back to those who need it the most.