Author: Hunger Coalition

Author: Hunger Coalition

“Have Lunch on Us” Grant Approved by Grande
July 19, 2010 Archives Hunger Coalition

Grande Communications has given the McLennan County Hunger Coalition a Passion and Commitment Grant. The grant is being used for the coalition to sponsor the “Have Lunch on Us” program (which provides parents accompanying their children with free meals)  during the Summer Feeding Program at select site locations. All Children 18 and under receive free

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Reminder: Please visit the online forum!
July 19, 2010 Archives Hunger Coalition

Ever feel the need to speak your mind to all the fellow members of the McLennan County Hunger Coalition? Ever think about the possibility of sharing your thoughts on hunger in our community? Whether you are a current member of the MCHC, someone who wants to join our efforts towards alleviating hunger insecurity, or if

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Pizza Fund-raising continues this July!
July 19, 2010 Archives Hunger Coalition

The McLennan County Hunger Coalition has a fund-raising initiative on it’s plate (one that is continuing from April into August of 2010).  It’s one that we feel our coalition will enjoy participating in. We can combat hunger in McLennan through the hunger needs of our coalition members and anyone else who finds the work of

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Harvest Celebration
May 25, 2010 Archives Hunger Coalition

The Heart of Texas Urban Gardening Coalition ‘Harvest Celebration’ is going to be held on Thursday, June 3rd from 2:00 – 4:00 PM over at the Lake Shore Baptist Church garden. This event is going to gather students from around the Waco area together for one big afternoon, as an event primarily for the benefit

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Success on the Day of Outreach!
May 25, 2010 Archives Hunger Coalition

Congratulations, McLennan County Hunger Coalition members! We had a very successful Day of Outreach on Saturday, May 22nd. We feel especially grateful and appreciative of all the volunteers we had, who helped us in our contribution of awareness to our community about the Summer Feeding Program and the opportunities available to children for free meals

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May 22nd, 2010 is a time declared as a special day…
May 25, 2010 Archives Hunger Coalition

The McLennan County Hunger Coalition received a major honor this past Saturday. We wanted to share this information with our coalition members, and visitors: The City of Waco declared May 22nd of 2010 as “McLennan County Hunger Coalition Day”! Read the proclamation: “I, Jim Bush, by virtue of the authority vested in me as Mayor

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Summer Feeding Program Posters Now Available
May 21, 2010 Archives Hunger Coalition

As of this morning/early afternoon (Friday, May 21st, 2010) the posters for the 2010 Summer Feeding Program (“Hunger Doesn’t take a Summer Break” ) are available for pick-up by organizations interested in promoting the site locations (through listing both school sites and other feeding sites).  Both non-profit and for-profit businesses can work to build up

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Baylor University: We Thank You!
May 21, 2010 Archives Hunger Coalition

The McLennan County Hunger Coalition was recently in need of acquiring some computers. A few of our staff members here at the coalition have been faced with certain problems directly as  a result of not having the right kind of equipment, as we needed, in order to truly have the benefit of effective technological progress.

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