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Mar 23, 2015, 11:12 ET
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Feeding America Named As Beneficiary Of NBC'S Live 'Red Nose Day' Telecast

Feeding America, the nation's largest domestic hunger-relief organization, was named one of the beneficiaries of NBC's three-hour "Red Nose Day"...

Mar 17, 2015, 14:10 ET
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Feeding America Strongly Opposes Cuts To SNAP; Urges Congress To Protect The Nation's Poor and Hungry

Statement Attributable to Bob Aiken, CEO of Feeding America "Today House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price (R-GA) unveiled his budget proposal...

Mar 02, 2015, 09:04 ET
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Limited Access to Healthy Foods Leads to Health Concerns for Many Low-Income Americans

 Maintaining a balanced and nutritious diet is not an easy task for most people in the United States, and for the 49 million Americans who...

Feb 26, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Feeding America and C&S Wholesale Grocers Collaborate to Solve Rural Child Hunger

 C&S Wholesale Grocers is extending its commitment to finding solutions for rural child hunger by partnering with Feeding America to launch...

Feb 12, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Winter Weather And Flu Season Add To The Burdens Of Millions Of Americans Facing Hunger

Millions of Americans who live on the brink of hunger are finding it increasingly difficult to make ends meet this winter as record snowfalls hit...

Feb 03, 2015, 17:23 ET
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Feeding America Responds To President Obama's Fiscal Year 2016 Budget

Statement Attributable to Bob Aiken, CEO of Feeding America: "As Congress and the President draft legislation this year to reauthorize vital...

Jan 27, 2015, 16:00 ET
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Bob Aiken To Leave Feeding America As CEO In June

 The Feeding America Board of Directors announced today that Bob Aiken has decided to resign as the organization's CEO on June 30,...

Jan 20, 2015, 22:18 ET
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Feeding America Responds To State Of The Union Address

Feeding America today issued the following statement in response to President Barack Obama's State of the Union Address: Statement attributable...

Jan 20, 2015, 15:44 ET
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Feeding America Highlights findings from Hunger in America 2014 Report

As President Barack Obama prepares to deliver his annual State of the Union address, Feeding America is highlighting groundbreaking new data from...

Jan 16, 2015, 11:07 ET
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Feeding America Encourages Everyone To Help Feed Hungry Families As Part Of The 2015 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Of Service

To honor the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the anniversary of his birthday is commemorated as the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service,...

Jan 06, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Woman's Day Named Official 2015 Media Partner To Feeding America

 Woman's Day today announced that the magazine has been named a 2015 official media partner to Feeding America, a network of 200 food banks...

Dec 19, 2014, 15:19 ET
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Feeding America to use NEW technology for local food rescue with $1.6M Google Global Impact Award

 Feeding America today received a $1.6 million Google Global Impact Award to use technology to advance its mission to feed Americans struggling...

Dec 19, 2014, 10:54 ET
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Elementary School Teacher's Wish To Help Alleviate Hunger This Holiday Season Comes True

What started as a simple wish on Facebook is going to help feed millions of families across the United States. After hearing about Capital One's...

Dec 18, 2014, 13:30 ET

Mario Batali Guest Edits Feeding America, National Geographic Your Shot Assignment

Feeding America today announced that acclaimed chef Mario Batali has selected photos from the National Geographic The Story of Hunger and Hope Your...

Dec 11, 2014, 17:53 ET
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Feeding America Deeply Disappointed In House Failure To Pass The Supporting America's Charity Act

Statement attributable to Bob Aiken, CEO of Feeding America: Feeding America, the nation's largest domestic hunger relief organization, is deeply...

Dec 10, 2014, 15:19 ET
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Feeding America is Nation's Third Largest Charity, According to Forbes Magazine

Feeding America, the nation's largest domestic hunger-relief organization, has moved up one spot and now ranks No. 3 on Forbes Magazine's list of...

Dec 09, 2014, 18:22 ET
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Feeding America Calls For Enactment Of The Supporting America's Charities Act

Statement attributable to Bob Aiken, CEO of Feeding America: "Feeding America calls on Congress and President Obama to swiftly enact The...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Tony Robbins and Feeding America® Launch New Partnership on Giving Tuesday 2014 to Help Families in Need

As a child raised in a food-insecure home, best-selling author, entrepreneur and philanthropist Tony Robbins has partnered with Feeding America,...

Nov 21, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Tony Robbins and Feeding America® Partner to Take on the Challenge of Hunger to Help Struggling Families

Best-selling author, entrepreneur and philanthropist Tony Robbins has again partnered with Feeding America, the nation's largest domestic...

Nov 19, 2014, 10:23 ET
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Feeding America, National Geographic and Mario Batali Team Up To Share Stories of Hunger and Hope in Our Country

Feeding America today announced that acclaimed chef Mario Batali will serve as a guest editor for National Geographic magazine's Your Shot...