Food Bank Launches Turkey Drive to Help Needy at Thanksgiving

October 23, 2014 - The Examiner News - With the holiday season rapidly approaching, many people are preparing to sit down with their families for a Thanksgiving feast. But for many local families, a holiday meal wouldn’t be possible without the Food Bank for Westchester.

Good Holiday News for Westchester's Hungry: Gobble, Gobble, 5000 Times

October 23, 2014 - Greenburgh Daily Voice -- If you or your family may go hungry during the holidays -- Thanksgiving is just five weeks away -- help is on the way.

The Food Bank for Westchester kicked off its second annual Turkey Drive Wednesday at its distribution center off of Route 9A. This year’s goal is to raise enough money for 5,000 turkeys for families in need.

Remembering Those In Need This Thanksgiving Food Bank Launches Annual Turkey Drive

October 23, 2014 - White Plains Patch —The Food Bank for Westchester, which operates the county’s largest food collection and emergency distribution network, today kicked-off its annual Thanksgiving Turkey Drive. At the kick-off held at the Food Bank’s Elmsford distribution warehouse it was announced that this year’s goal is to raise the funds necessary to provide 5,000 turkeys for families in need.

Bronxville Schools Compete to End Hunger in Westchester

October 23, 2014 - Bronxville Daily Voice – With the holiday season fast approaching, students in the Bronxville School District already are getting into the giving spirit, teaming with Move for Hunger for a food drive competition.

2 Hunger Charities Plan Merger

October 16, 2014 - Yonkers and Mount Vernon Express, Central Westchester - Sound Shore Express Editions - The Journal News -- Food Bank for Westchester, Coalition for the Homeless need state ok

Journal News staff helps fill Rockland food pantry's shelves

October 15, 2014 - The Journal News - The reality of hunger in our local communities is shocking: More than 10 percent of Rockland's 315,000 residents and about 20 percent of Westchester's one million residents go to bed hungry or without knowing where their next meal is coming from, according to local advocates.

Help End Childhood Hunger at An Evening in Good Taste

October 10, 2014 - Westchester Magazine - Food Bank for Westchester brings together some of the best chefs in the county for one of the best causes.

An Evening in Good Taste to Support Food Bank for Westchester

October 10, 2014 - Rye's Hamlet Hub - Have you bought your tickets yet!? Join us for a fantastic evening with some of Westchester's finest chefs. Will we see you at our 24th Annual "An Evening in Good Taste" on October 16? All proceeds from this event will benefit our children's hunger programs.

The event will be held from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at 1133 Westchester Avenue, White Plains.

Westchester Temple Feeds Neighbors for Yom Kippor

October 6, 2014 - The Daily Voice -- For about 20 years, the congregation of Temple Beth Abraham has fed Westchester's hungry in honor of Yom Kippur.

Larchmont's Murphy Brothers Co-Chair Food Bank Event

October 6, 2014 - The Daily Voice - Larchmont natives Chris and Sean Murphy of Murphy Brothers Contracting will serve as co-chairmen for Food Bank for Westchester's An Evening in Good Taste on Thursday, Oct. 16.

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