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Rewards of Service: Gratitude and Banana Bread

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My name is AnnaJoy, and I am the Volunteer Coordinator at North Helpline.  In addition to managing and scheduling some 2,500 hours of volunteer power in order to distribute over 120,000 pounds of food every month, I oversee our home…

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Empty Bowls Wrap Up

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This year’s annual fundraiser Empty Bowls celebrated our wonderful community and North Helpline’s mission.  Over 300 people attended, receiving handcrafted bowls, listening to live music, and enjoying seven kinds of soups provided by local businesses.  People caught up with each…

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Making spirits bright

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Dear Friends, At a recent focus group one of our clients who is a parent of four, Maria, shared what it is like to have to visit the food bank during the holiday season: “At Christmas I try not to…

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Fundraising & Donations

Turkey Drives give extra push needed for Thanksgiving holiday

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Each year North Helpline organizes Turkey Drives to ensure that enough holiday foods like stuffing, sweet potatoes, cranberries, and turkey will be available to go around to food bank visitors’ tables for their holiday celebrations. Traditionally the two drives are…

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Thanksgiving Thoughts

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Dear Friends, Fall is a season of anticipation and preparation at North Helpline. We are preparing to help our neighbors meet the challenges that the cold rainy weather and holidays bring. Turkey drives are being planned, toys are being collected,…

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