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Go Orange: September is Hunger Action Month!

September 1, 2015 - Food Bank for Westchester has begun its Go Orange to End Hunger campaign, a month-long calendar of activities designed to encourage people to take action against hunger during the month of September, Hunger Action Month.

Food Bank for Westchester Farm Program on News 12

August 25, 2015 - Farmer Doug DeCandia and The Food Bank for Westchester's Farm Program featured on News 12.

Lowey Trying to Protect Summer Meal Funding for Families in Need

July 10, 2015 - Congresswoman Nita Lowey (Westchester/Rockland), the Ranking Member on the House Appropriations Committee joined Food Bank for Westchester (FB4W) to highlight the problem of childhood hunger during the summer.

The Giving Circle of Lower Westchester Donates $71,000 to the Food Bank for Westchester

July 1, 2015 - The Giving Circle of Lower Westchester, a grass-roots not-for-profit organization comprised of local community members dedicated to supporting hunger relief in the county, recently announced a record-breaking $61,000 donation to benefit eighteen agencies that feed the hungry along with an additional $10,000 donation to benefit the Food Bank’s Green Thumb program that gets fresh produce to needy families.

Mount Vernon Schools, Bronxville's Junior League Organize Food Distribution

June 2, 2015 - Mount Vernon Daily Voice -- The Mount Vernon City School District and the Junior League of Bronxville are working together to host a mobile food pantry distribution on Thursday

Junior League Of Bronxville Holds First-Ever 'Feed The Need' Reception

May 13, 2015 - Bronxville Daily Voice - The Junior League of Bronxville (JLB) recently hosted its first-ever "Feed the Need" cocktail reception at the home of Ellen and Chuck Bryceland.

Mount Kisco's Curtis Instruments Named Winner Of Food Bank's 'Golden Scoop'

May 13, 2015 - The Food Bank for Westchester hosted its annual “fierce but friendly” Golden Scoop Corporate Competition Friday and announced Curtis Instruments beat out 10 other teams to win the coveted “Golden Scoop” trophy.

White Plains Event Benefits Food Bank For Westchester

April 28, 2015 - White Plains Daily Voice -- The recent Night at the Beauty Bar event at the White Plains Bloomingdale's benefited the Food Bank of Westchester.

Westchester Businesses Team Up On Earth Day To Promote Energy Efficiencies

April 24, 2015 - New Rochelle Daily Voice -- Michael Murphy of Murphy Brothers Contracting invited a White Plains-based home insurer to one of his continuing education courses held at the Food Bank offices in Elmsford on Wednesday to explain the first-time offers.

Big-Hearted Teachers Donate Big Check To Harrison Food Pantry

April 20, 2015 - Harrison Daily Voice - The Harrison Association of Teachers presented a rather large check, both in physical size and dollar amount, to the Harrison Food Pantry at the Town Board meeting Thursday.