Category: Archives

Category: Archives

Heart of Texas CROP Hunger Walk to be held Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013
September 17, 2013 Archives Hunger Coalition

  News Release: To download the CROP Hunger Walk flyer, click here. 2013 CROP flyer2 – Copy The Heart of Texas CROP Hunger Walk: Ending hunger one step at a time Contact: Katie Cook 254/755-7745 seedseditor@clearwire.net www.cropwalkwaco.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Heart of Texas CROP Hunger Walk to be held Sunday, Oct. 13.               1.

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HELPINGS: SNAP Outreach featured in CPP Newsletter!
August 28, 2013 Archives Hunger Coalition

Congratulations to our very own, HELPINGS: SNAP Outreach! The program is the Community Partner Spotlight in the Summer 2013 issue of the Community Partner Program (CPP) Newsletter. HELPINGS: SNAP Outreach would not be what it is without the hard work and dedication of Esther Morales and Lois Wilson. This duo brings heart, dignity, and compassion to an often times difficult

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FPTF of McLennan County Reaches Its Goal!
August 16, 2013 Archives Hunger Coalition

Partner with the Plan: FPTF has Accomplished its Goal Posted on August 13, 2013 at http://foodplanningtaskforce.org/2013/08/13/partner-with-the-plan-fptf-has-accomplished-its-goal/ The Food Planning Task Force of McLennan County was a coalition of organizations, churches, and community members who, over the past three years, met together to for the purpose of creating a strategic plan for ending hunger in McLennan County.

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City, Waco schools to offer free dinners to local children
August 15, 2013 Archives Hunger Coalition

Posted: Thursday, August 15, 2013 12:01 am ,   Updated: 2:27 am, Thu Aug 15, 2013 at WacoTrib.com By REGINA DENNIS   rdennis@wacotrib.com                                                             Waco Tribune-Herald                                      Waco school and community sites soon will offer free dinners to local children during the school year in a joint effort to reduce childhood hunger. The city of Waco received a $45,000 grant

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Half in Ten is busy this summer working to cut poverty in half. Check out their update!
August 9, 2013 Archives Hunger Coalition

  August 8, 2013 | View Online We Have Work to Do This Summer Congress May Be in Recess, But Half in Ten Is Still at Work Members of Congress may have gone home to their districts this week, but Half in Ten is still hard at work this August. Here are some important ways to

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June MCHC Meeting TOMORROW
June 12, 2013 Archives Hunger Coalition

Greetings, Hunger Advocates! Join us tomorrow, June 13, 2013, for our next McLennan County Hunger Coalition meeting! Where: Caritas of Waco (300 S. 15th, Waco) When: 11:45am. Lunch is provided, and donations are accepted. A special committee meeting for the National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week will follow the meeting. ALL ARE WELCOME! To learn

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November 6, 2012 Archives Brett

Here for the People By Charlie Foster “We’re here for the people. That’s why we work, and we love it. The people are what matter,” the receptionist reflected. And that’s the most important value of McLennan County Hunger Coalition (MCHC). “We see a lot of people come through here. A lot of families and individuals

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This Tuesday & Friday, October 16th & 19th . Two Great Social Justice Learning Events at the Jubilee Theatre
October 15, 2012 Archives Brett

This Friday, 7:30pm, a dramatic reading of the Broadway play called “12 Angry Jurors” will be performed this Friday, October 12, 7:30pm, at Jubilee Theatre, 1319 N. 15th St. Examining what it means to truly perform citizenship and honestly dole out justice, 12 Angry Jurors, Sherman L. Sergel’s modern adaptation of Reginald Rose’s classic play, contains intense,

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