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Foodlink, Rep. Morelle welcome in Hunger Action Month with push for SNAP advocacy

In collaboration with Foodlink, the following press release was sent Sept. 3, 2019, by the office of U.S. Rep. Joseph Morelle: ROCHESTER – Today, Congressman Joe Morelle along with Foodlink, The Children’s Agenda, members of the Rochester Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative … Continue reading

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Foodlink statement in response to the USDA’s proposed rule to revise SNAP eligibility

Foodlink, the regional food bank based in Rochester, NY, strongly opposes the USDA’s proposed rule (RIN 0584-AE62) to revise regulations related to Broad-Based Categorical Eligibility (BBCE) requirements for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). Our federal government should seek ways … Continue reading

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The Darden Foundation awards $6,000 grant to Foodlink

Foodlink has been awarded a $6,000 grant from The Darden Foundation to help provide hunger-relief to Rochester-area families. The funds will be used to support Foodlink’s Mobile Pantry program, which connects underserved neighborhoods and communities with large distributions of food … Continue reading

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Foodlink Career Fellowship welcomes newest class

A new chapter has begun for the Foodlink Career Fellowship. Andrew, Brandi, Eric, Gerquan, Javia, Jimmy, Jojo, Tyeasha and Wayne began their journey last week toward successful careers in the regional food industry. Orientation was held July 26, when the … Continue reading

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KaBOOM! Foodlink to expand play space at Lexington Ave. Community Farm

The Lexington Avenue Community Farm received its largest grant in history last month from the KaBOOM! Play Everywhere Challenge. Foodlink proposed to build off the early phases of its pocket park and play space, and create more opportunities for play … Continue reading

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