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A Wintry Mix CD


Available Now! MANNA FoodBank’s Wintry Mix CD Local musicians have come together to create warm feelings for your wintry nights. This sampler features many of Asheville’s most celebrated musicians. Each

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Ingles Giving Tree


The giving season is upon us, which means it’s time for the Ingles Giving Tree! The Ingles Giving Tree is built with 10 tons of food (10 tons!) donated by

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Grade A supporters!


This year marked a record apple harvest at the King Orchard! Allen and Sheree King have once again donated the apples from their orchard to MANNA – and the MANNA

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MANNA FoodBank Receives a New Truck From Walmart


MANNA FoodBank has received a new refrigerated truck thanks to a grant from Walmart that will help provide nutritious food to families in need. The twenty-four foot truck is one

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An Action Packed Month


September is Hunger Action Month! We are marking it with a calendar of suggestions and events – and you have been actively participating! For instance, Summit Charter School Kids in

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Action Alert!


The House will vote on the Farm Bill This week, the House of Representatives will vote on a Farm Bill proposal that will cut $40 billion from SNAP. The cut

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MANNA Celebrates 30 years of Community Giving


MANNA FoodBank is celebrating 30 years of providing food and hope in WNC with an Anniversary Gala at Diana Wortham Theatre on Sunday, November 3rd, from 2-4 p.m. Please join

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30 Ways in 30 Days Working to End Hunger


30 ways in 30 days YOU can take action to solve hunger. Print out this calendar for September and see how many days you can make a difference to your

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A Food Summit: From Hunger to Plenty in Our Communities


Come join community leaders, emergency food providers, nutrition educators, researchers, gardeners, Cooperative Extension, Departments of Social Services, and hunger advocates, for a day of workshops and discussion around addressing hunger.

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Food Insecurity Problem in Cherokee County


This article originally appeared in the July 17th edition of the Cherokee Scout Article and photo by Dwight Otwell About 15.5 percent of Cherokee County residents at times don’t

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