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Ferndale Library Offers Leniency for Overdue Fees During Food Drive Dec. 9-15

November 24th 2018

  Ferndale Library Offers Leniency for Overdue Fees During Food Drive Dec. 9-15 FERNDALE, MI – Have you been putting off a return to the library because of unpaid fees? This holiday season, the Ferndale Library offers local cardholders the chance to find some leniency by way of a food drive for non-perishable items to […]

Lighthouse Food Pantry Seeks Donations

November 2nd 2017

Lighthouse Food Pantry Seeks Donations (Lighthouse, Nov. 2, 2017)   Pontiac, MI  – Lighthouse of Oakland County is experiencing one of the largest increases in demand for food they’ve seen during the back-to-school season.  “We always experience an increase in the number of children served by the food pantry during the summer months, and that […]

Pantry is Low: Lighthouse of Oakland County seeks Donations

February 23rd 2016

Pantry is Low: Lighthouse of Oakland County seeks Donations (compiled, Feb. 23, 2016) Clarkston, MI – Did you know… Lighthouse’s Food Pantry is the only food pantry in Oakland County that is open 5 days a week and services all of Oakland County? Each month – an average of 850 families, more than 1,400 individuals, […]

Clawson Food Pantry Seeks Donations

November 29th 2015

Clawson Food Pantry Seeks Donations (Clawson Chamber of Commerce Press Release, Nov. 29, 2015)   The Clawson Food Pantry is located inside Grace Apostolic Church, where food is distributed once a month.. The number of people receiving help unfortunately is growing (67 families last month). You can help, especially with the holidays just around the corner. […]

Need Does Not Stop at Holidays: Clawson Food Pantry Seeks Donations

January 5th 2015

Need Does Not Stop at Holidays: Clawson Food Pantry Seeks Donations (Clawson Food Pantry, Jan. 5, 2014) PLEASE…now that the holidays are over, please don’t forget the Food Pantry. Help is still needed; non-perishables, canned goods, coffee, tea, toothbrushes/tooth paste, soap, shampoos, baby diapers & wipes deodorant, & paper products are most welcome. Who is […]

Hazel Park Hosts 6th Annual Zombie Walk Oct. 25

October 15th 2014

Hazel Park Hosts 6th Annual Zombie Walk Oct. 25 (Compiled, Oct. 15, 2014)   Hazel Park Zombie Walk is a gathering of the undead to support local food pantries. Description Welcome Zombies: To the 6th annual Hazel Park Zombie Walk! WHAT IS A ZOMBIE WALK, YOU ASK? It’s when a bunch of zombies roam the […]

Volunteers Needed ASAP for Food Pantry on Tuesday

July 18th 2011

The Zion Lutheran Church (143 Albany at Woodward) is seeking volunteers – teens or adults – to carry loaded grocery bags from the basement of the church out to people’s cars. A notice put out by volunteer coordinator Carol Wunderlich states “We really could use/would appreciate some volunteers to carry loaded grocery bags (2-3 /ea) for Tuesday, July 19-9:00 a.m.-10:30 a.m. !! The Food Pantry is supplying food for 52 households this month. MANY folks are elderly & struggle just to walk, let alone carry heavy bags up stairs to their vehicles.”