Tag Archives: Rhode Island Community Food Bank

Santa Claus, aka Victor Kong, of Warwick, burns some holiday calories to help others.

Bristol Zumbathon shapes up RI Food Bank

Bristol Zumbathon shapes up RI Food Bank

They came dressed in Spandex, as Santa, in tutus and bows. Some, they wore antlers and feathers in rows. But it wasn’t the outfits that brought the most cheer, it was the help they brought others at this time of year. In an hour’s time, the average person can burn 700 to 1,000 calories by


‘Sing Away Hunger’ with Bill Harley and Keith Munslow

Award-winning musicians and storytellers Bill Harley and Keith Munslow will spin their magic at the “Sing Away Hunger” family concert to benefit the Rhode Island Community Food Bank. Thanks to the generosity of the musicians and the Lincoln School, all proceeds go directly to the Food Bank to serve families in need. WHERE: The Lincoln

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Teen foodie creates calendar to benefit Food Bank

Seasoned chef and food blogger Catherine Amoriggi, a 16 year-old student at St. Mary Academy Bay View, is putting her skills to good use for hungry families in Rhode Island. Catherine has created a 2014 wall calendar, featuring recipes of her own creation, each accompanied by a professionally-shot photograph. She has pledged the proceeds of

Staff members at Clements' Marketplace gather outside the store.

Clements’ in Portsmouth takes part in food drive

PORTSMOUTH — The spirit of independence is on full display this July as five independent grocers in Rhode Island devote the entire month to collecting food for the Rhode Island Community Food Bank. Each store is offering unique ways to participate, from special pricing on most-needed items or buy-one-give-one sales to donations at the register. Participating

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Rhode Island Community Food Bank hires East Providence’s Fuller

PROVIDENCE — The Rhode Island Community Food Bank has named Karen Fuller of Rumford as director of philanthropy. In this newly created position, she works closely with Chief Philanthropy Officer Lisa Roth Blackman to cultivate major donors and support the Food Bank’s strategic mission of feeding people in need and promoting long-term solutions to hunger.