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Lafayette College Athletes C.A.R.E. 'Ball4Hunger'

Posted by Jim Byrnes, Director on April 20, 2015 at 6:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Click on http://www.goleopards.com/sports/w-baskbl/spec-rel/033115aaa.html to view a brief report and photo gallery of the "Ball4Hunger" basketball clinic conducted recently by members of the Lafayette College men's and women's basketball teams.

 

For the third year in a row, Lafayette student athletes ran clinics for young people in the Easton area to teach them the fundamentals of popular sports...

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Express-Times article on Lehigh Valley food pantries

Posted by Jim Byrnes, Director on November 26, 2014 at 4:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Lehigh Valley, New Jersey food pantries continue to struggle following food stamp reductions

 

By Pamela Sroka-Holzmann | The Express-Times

on November 23, 2014 at 7:00 AM, updated November 25, 2014 at 11:59 AM

(http://www.lehighvalleylive.com/breaking-news/index.ssf/2014/11/lehigh_valley_new_jersey_food.html)

 

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Express-Times feature article on Betty Huth

Posted by Jim Byrnes, Director on June 16, 2014 at 10:20 AM Comments comments (0)

The Express-Times published a feature article about the NAFB dedicating its distribution room in honor of longtime former director and board of director member Betty Huth.  The article can be viewed by clicking on the link below and the fulltext appears below that.

http://www.lehighvalleylive.com/nazareth/index.ssf/2014/06/nazareth_woman_90_recognized_i.html...

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Letter to Editor in Express-Times

Posted by Jim Byrnes, Director on October 22, 2013 at 9:20 PM Comments comments (0)

The Opinion pages of the October 22, 2013, editions of the Easton Express-Times contained our Letter to the Editor thanking Donna Erdie, Jennings Transportation and 144 Nazareth-area businesses for this year's solicitation benefitting Food Bank clients.

To read the letter, click on http://www.lehighvalleylive.com/opinion/index.ssf/2013/10/letter_thanks_for_generous_don.ht...

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Express-Times article on charitable grant

Posted by Jim Byrnes, Director on September 3, 2013 at 9:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Please click on http://www.lehighvalleylive.com/nazareth/index.ssf/2013/09/nazareth_area_food_bank_receiv.html

to view the article from today's Express-Times that stems from our news release.

NAFB thanks Keystone Nazareth Charitable Foundation

Posted by Jim Byrnes, Director on August 28, 2013 at 6:30 PM Comments comments (0)

The Food Bank this week issued the news release that follows to area media outlets:

 

NAZARETH AREA FOOD BANK EXPRESSES THANKS FOR $15,000 GRANT

FROM KEYSTONE NAZARETH CHARITABLE FOUNDATION

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Nazareth, Pa. -- August 26, 2013 -- On behalf of its clients who will benefit, the Nazareth Area Food Bank said today it is deeply grateful to the Keystone Nazareth Charitable Foundation for its recent grant of $15,000 toward the purc...

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Express-Times article on need for garden volunteers

Posted by Jim Byrnes, Director on April 21, 2013 at 2:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Click on http://www.lehighvalleylive.com/nazareth/index.ssf/2013/04/volunteers_needed_to_keep_naza.html#incart_m-rpt-2 to view a Page 1 Express-Times article from April 21, 2013, about the need for volunteers to help with this year's vegetable garden project to benefit Food Bank clients.

 

Nazareth Area Food Bank Garden Bulletin!

Posted by Jim Byrnes, Director on April 15, 2013 at 6:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Volunteer organizers of the garden project to grow fresh vegetables for clients of the Nazareth Area Food Bank are anxiously awaiting some warm spring days to begin this year's garden. And once again, volunteers are being sought to help with the digging, planting and tending to the variety of vegetables we grow.

With thanks again to Essroc for the use of its property at South Main and Delaware Streets in Nazareth for the garden plot across from the Nazareth Area Food Bank, organizers be...

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Nazareth Patch: Nazareth's Bike Fest Nets $900 for Food Bank

Posted by Jim Byrnes, Director on June 14, 2012 at 11:15 PM Comments comments (0)

Click on http://nazareth.patch.com/articles/nazareth-s-bike-fest-nets-900-for-food-bank to view an article about a charitable donation to the Food Bank that resulted from the recent Nazareth Area Chamber of Commerce-sponsored Nazareth Bike Fest.


The Food Bank is grateful to all who participated in the donation.



WLEV-FM photos of donation from Readers Digest Fund

Posted by Jim Byrnes, Director on March 30, 2012 at 4:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Click on http://wlevradio.com/photoWallPhoto.asp?wallID=69844&photoID=4984587 to view a series of photos, courtesy of 100.7 WLEV-FM, involving the presentation of a donation from the Reader's Digest Fund in response to our client Debbie nominating the Food Bank in a contest entitled "What would you do if you had $1,000?"

 

With its "We Hear You America" promotion, W...

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