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Fresno community unites to ‘Feed the Need’

The Big Fresno Fair partnered with the Fresno State Food Security Project and CBS 47 last Wednesday to collect canned foods for the community in the “Feed the Need” food drive. One in four people in Fresno County faces hunger ...

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Charities bring hope

Fresno nonprofits are getting ready for Thanksgiving in charitable ways this year, and there are many ways students can get involved with community service events this holiday season.   Convoy of Hope Thousands of guests from across the community will ...

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Fresno State turkey program will continue

Poultry producer Zacky Farms LLC filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy on Tuesday. San Jose Mercury News states that court documents point to Zacky Farms’ debt being anywhere between $50 million and $100 million. By filing Chapter 11, Zacky is able ...

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“Like” Fresno to fight hunger

From Nov. 15, 2010 through Dec. 31, 2010, the Walmart Foundation is encouraging people to visit Walmart’s Facebook page and help decide which cities should receive $100,000 in grants to fight hunger. Participants will choose from a list of 100 communities where hunger rates are the highest. Indianapolis, Ind. received $1 million from Walmart's "Fighting Hunger Together Campaign," for the city with the most support on Facebook. Could Fresno could be next?

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Nonprofit aimed at recent Fresno graduates

Fresno’s Leading Young Professionals hopes to attract elites to the Fresno area A local nonprofit works to bring and retain college graduates to the greater Fresno area. Fresno’s Leading Young Professionals (FLYP) aims to attract young, inspiring individuals to the ...

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Fresno State officials volunteer for cause

In an effort to fight hunger, the Community Food Bank is teaming up with HandsOn Central California to distribute food to those who need it.

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Have a heart

If going without a cup of coffee in the morning or an extra bean burrito at lunch meant that you could give a dollar to feed an entire family for a day, would you do it? If so, the Community Food Bank needs your help.

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Campus gives turkeys to help feed the hungry

This holiday season Fresno State will be giving back to the community in efforts to help the Poverello House and the Community Food Bank.

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