Tag: McLennan County Hunger Coalition

Tag: McLennan County Hunger Coalition

Sports Memorabilia Drawing to help end childhood hunger set for August 14, 2020!
July 10, 2020 Events, MCHC News Admin

We have a very special way for you to help end hunger in Waco! This unique opportunity is for collectors old and new; casual or passionate. Or, anyone interested in helping us address childhood food insecurity in McLennan County! Own a portion of baseball history spanning nearly 75 years! This charity drawing benefits the Summer Meals

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MCHC Hunger Action Team Gets New Lead
July 10, 2020 Events, MCHC News Admin

MCHC Friends, You may have heard that a powerhouse in creating food security for thousands of Wacoans has retired. Our friend, Buddy Edwards with Caritas of Waco, has steered the course to eliminate food insecurity in Waco for a decade. Now, we wish him the best as he moves on to relaxation and a happy

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USDA Extends Flexibilities, Paves the Way for Meals for Kids to Continue through Summer
May 16, 2020 Events, MCHC News Admin

USDA Extends Flexibilities, Paves the Way for Meals for Kids to Continue through Summer Original release can be found at https://www.usda.gov/media/press-releases/2020/05/15/usda-extends-flexibilities-paves-way-meals-kids-continue-through (Washington, D.C., May 15, 2020) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced the extension of three nationwide waivers, giving child nutrition program operators the flexibility they need to continue to feed children

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USDA Approves Program to Feed Kids in Texas and New Jersey – Pandemic EBT to Feed Children during COVID-19 National Emergency
May 16, 2020 Events, MCHC News Admin

USDA Approves Program to Feed Kids in Texas and New Jersey Pandemic EBT to Feed Children during COVID-19 National Emergency Original release found at https://www.usda.gov/media/press-releases/2020/05/11/usda-approves-program-feed-kids-texas-and-new-jersey (Washington, D.C., May 11, 2020) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced Texas and New Jersey have been approved to operate Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT), a new

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COVID-19 Update from MCHC
April 3, 2020 Events, MCHC News Admin

Members and friends, Thank you for you ongoing support of the McLennan County Hunger Coalition. We have uncertain times in the weeks in front of us. During this time, we will be posting all updates regarding local food pantries closings and procedure changes. To download the latest McLennan County Hunger Coalition Food Distribution List, please

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UPDATED McLennan County Food Resource List NOW AVAILABLE!
December 5, 2019 Events, MCHC News Admin

Updated on April 7, 2020 with new information on procedures due to COVID-19. Here it is! We at the McLennan County Hunger Coalition work diligently throughout the year to ensure our list of community resources for Waco and McLennan County is up to date. Please download and share! If you know of an organization that

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Join us for our December meeting!
December 5, 2019 Events, MCHC News Admin

JOIN US FOR OUR NEXT MEETING!Thursday, December 12, 2019, at 11:45am at Our Breakfast Place located at4600 Franklin Avenue, Ste. 100 Waco, TX 76710 . We will meet in the meeting room inside the restaurant. Everyone is responsible for their own meal. See you on December 12th! ALL ARE WELCOME! Together, we can end hunger in Waco

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