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Indiana egg farmer donates 86,400 eggs to Food Finders

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — As the economy makes a sluggish recovery, families in Indiana continue to find themselves struggling with food insecurity. Indiana-based Rose Acre Farms is donating more than 86,000 eggs to Food Finders Food Bank Inc. in a ceremony on Tuesday, April 12 at 11:00a to help families in need — just in time […]

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Walmart donating $1.75 billion in food to Indiana Food Banks

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Walmart and the Walmart Foundation have announced a $2 billion cash and in-kind commitment, stepping up efforts to help end hunger in America, including 7 1/2 million donated meals* to Indiana food banks in 2010 alone. Indiana will receive a total of about 43 million meals over the five year program. The […]

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Food Finders participating in Feinstein Challenge, seeks to raise $5k by April 30

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Food Finders Food Bank of Greater Lafayette is participating in the Feinstein Challenge and is asking the public for help. For the 13th consecutive year, philanthropist Alan Shawn Feinstein will divide $1 million among hunger fighting agencies nationwide. Between March 1, 2010 and April 30, 2010, food and monetary donations to Food […]

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Boilermakers, Purdue Athletics to raise funds for Haiti

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue is taking an active role in providing aid to the victims of the devastating earthquake that hit Haiti on Jan. 12, 2010. The Athletics Department has designated the Feb. 20 men’s basketball game versus Illinois and the Feb. 25 women’s game against Michigan State as an opportunity for fans to […]

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Purdue student groups raise more than $7,700 for Haiti

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University student organizations have raised more than $7,700 for Haiti relief through a host of campus-wide events over the past few weeks. Some student groups are continuing their collection efforts. The Consumer and Family Science Student Council will donate all proceeds from ticket sales for the Consumer and Family Science […]

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Food Finders launches Mobile Pantry Community Outreach program

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The release of the 2010 Hunger in America Study by Feeding America proves what Food Finders Food Bank has known for more than a year, the demand for food assistance by Hoosier families is increasing. “The demand this past year has been nearly overwhelming,” said Katy Bunder, Executive Director, Food Finders.  “We hear […]

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 September 2020