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Whole Foods Food Drive

Come by Whole Foods at Friendly Center on May 13th and help us restock our food pantry.  Volunteers will be collecting your donations from 8am - 8pm.  Your donations will benefit 15 local school food pantries. Take a look at the 365 Everyday Value® products to help fill our pantry without emptying your pocketbook. Flyer

The Human Race

The Human Race is a 5k walk/run that allows participants to raise money for their favorite nonprofit (agency, school PTA, church, etc..). About 100 different nonprofits and companies form teams and recruit members to fundraise for their missions.   About 250 runners (including running clubs and school athletic teams) run the competitive 5K.

Pearce Elementary Raises Money for Hungry Kids

Staff and students at Pearce Elementary School raised a total $1,001 last week for BackPack Beginnings.  The students took part in a week long hunger campaign collecting donations, learning about hunger-related issues, and creating posters for the event. The entire school participated in the fundraising drive including cafeteria staff and bus drivers.  Some of the [...]