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Get Your YP Pantry Discount Tickets for Taste of the Browns
Cleveland Foodbank is
offering YP Pantry members a discount on tickets to one of Cleveland's premier
fall events—Taste of the Browns. At the event, sample cuisine from more than 25
of the area's top restaurants while mingling with Cleveland Browns players and
alums. The Sept. 9th event will also include silent and live auctions
of various prizes ranging from vacation packages to gift certificates. Taste of
the Browns will be held at FirstEnergy Stadium from 6-9 p.m. For every
dollar donated at the event, the Food Bank can provide enough food for four
price general admission tickets are $175/each. They're being offered to YP
Pantry members for $125/each. Buy your discounted
tickets by clicking here.
Join YP Pantry as We Celebrate our First Anniversary
at The Woods!
Thanks to all who
attended our July Happy Hour at Light Bistro and donated boxes of cereal.
Congratulations to Jonathan Hrusovsky who won the two Taste of the Browns
tickets that were raffled off at the happy hour.
Join us at our next
social event on Sept. 19 for our first anniversary party! It's Peanut Butter
& Jelly time: As children get back into the swing of school, we will be
collecting peanut butter to benefit the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. Donate two jars of
peanut butter to receive a complimentary drink ticket good for house wine,
draft beer, or well liquor. Enjoy discounted drinks and appetizers during happy
hour until 6:30 p.m., as well as live acoustic guitar entertainment.
As a great source of
protein for growing kids, peanut butter is one of the "Super 6 Items"
that is always in high demand at the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. (Super six items
include: peanut butter, beef stew, canned vegetables, tuna, cereal and canned
RSVP for our anniversary
social at: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/7892553841.
Calling All Volunteers
Thanks to those that have volunteered throughout the
summer at the Cleveland
Foodbank and at one of the Food Bank.rsquo;s member agencies, Trinity
Join the YP Pantry as we volunteer on Saturday,
Sept. 7th and Saturday, Sept. 21st at Trinity Lutheran
Church in Lakewood. On Sept. 7th, we will be helping prepare the hot
meal that is served and on Sept. 21st, we will be helping with the
hot meal and produce distribution. Volunteering starts at 10 a.m. and
will count as four hours toward your annual goal.
Register for either event at the links below (select the
appropriate date from the dropdown list).
From the Food Bank. Go Orange on Sept. 5th
for Hunger Action Month
Action Month, held each September across the country, is an effort dedicated to
raising awareness about how hunger affects our communities. The campaign is
organized by Feeding America, a nationwide network of member food banks
committed to hunger relief.
an opportunity for you to get involved in the fight against hunger. Whether
it's by organizing a food drive, making a gift to the Food Bank. wearing orange
in support of #GoOrange day on Sept. 5, or spreading the message on social
media, each step you take increases awareness of the Greater Cleveland Food Bank's
efforts to ensure everyone in our communities has the nutritious food they need
out what you can do to support #HungerActionMonth here.
time you give to the Cleveland Foodbank is
crucial for its success in our region. Thank you for your continued support!
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