The Spring Pantry Raid at the Merrimack Valley Food Bank (MVFB) is set to run from March 17 through the 24th to boost food donations for the 2012 spring season. The MVFB provides food for a variety of food pantries and shelters that offer meals for the homeless, veterans, disabled individuals and struggling families throughout the Merrimack [...]
The 20th Annual Chocolate Festival at St. Mark’s Church in Westford, MA will be held on February 11 from 2 to 5 p.m. Guests can try a variety of chocolate confections from local restaurants and bakeries. Half of all proceeds from the event will be donated to community food pantries.
The festival is geared towards people [...]
As the end of December and the end of year 2010 approaches, many families eagerly look forward to the remaining winter holidays. And as if gift shopping, meal preparation and get-together planning have not been enough on the holiday to-do list, many generous individuals and organizations have made sure to remember to support local needy [...]
As the fall and winter holidays approach, many families in the community will look forward to this time of get-togethers and delicious meals. The truth is that there are many families in local neighborhoods that are not fortunate enough to anticipate this as a time of celebration with the comfort of bountiful food.
There are many [...]