Media Coverage 2014

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October 9, 2014 – Review Seeker – LULAC and Tyson Foods Partner to Donate Five Truckloads of Protein to Food Banks in Five Major U.S. Cities

October 8, 2014 – AlexandriaNews.org – Volunteer Opportunity Hotlist

October 6, 2014 – Review Seeker – Capital Area Food Bank Addresses Hunger with Carol Schwartz

October 3, 2014 – 4 Traders – Tyson Foods : LULAC and Tyson Foods Partner to Donate Truckloads of Protein to Food Banks in Five Major U.S. Cities

October 3, 2014 – Washington Hispanic – LULAC dona alimentos

October 2, 2014 – Morning Call – Online – Newly formed Easton Hunger Coalition to host community forum Oct. 7 to discuss hunger

September 30, 2014 – WTLH-TV – Java The New Biz Coach Presents Entrepreneurial Seminar on Friday, October 17, 2014 Arlington, Virginia

September 29, 2014 – AlexandriaNews.org – Volunteer Alexandria Hotlist

September 29, 2014 – AARP Magazine – AARP Washington DC

September 26, 2014 – The Domestic Buzz – Fight Hunger. Spark Change. #Vote2FightHunger

September 26, 2014 – PressReleasePoint – Annual Feds Feed Families campaign ends on high note for DLA

September 25, 2014 – Centre View Northern Edition – Crafts, Festivals and Dancing – A sampling of local, fun events this fall

September 25, 2014 – The Gazette – Fort Washington to host health fair Saturday

September 24, 2014 – AlexandriaNews.org – Volunteer Alexandria Hotlist

September 23, 2014 – NCUA – NCUA Donates 92,950 Pounds for Feds Feed Families

September 19, 2014 – Greg’s List DC – Fall Harvest Dinner with Chef Grace Lichaa

September 17, 2014 – AARP The Magazine – Feed Those in Need through the AARP DC Annual Food Drive

September 17, 2014 – Washington Post – Food Calendar: Northern Virginia Hunger Summit

September 16, 2014 – Gazette.net – Upper Marlboro churches take donations to the (food) bank

September 15, 2014 – U.S. Treasury – Secretary Lew Commemorates AmeriCorps Anniversary

September 12, 2014 – Washingtonian – Capital Area Food Bank’s 7th Annual Empty Bowls

September 10, 2014 – Alexandria News – Local Mormons Respond To Governors’ Call To Feed The Hungry And Heal The Planet In Mid-Atlantic Day To Serve

September 3, 2014 – Voice of America – USDA: Hunger Threatens 1 in 7 Americans

September 2, 2014 – The Washington Post – Canstruction at the National Building Museum lets architects show off their can-building skills

August 29, 2014 – Breaking Energy – The Energy Department Feeds Families

August 25, 2014 – AlexandriaNews.org – Volunteer Alexandria Hotlist

August 23, 2014 – The Global Dispatch – New Survey Shows 1 In 7 Families Rely On Food Bank, 1 In 5 Of Military Families

August 21, 2014 – Religion News Service – Hunger in America: 1 in 7 rely on food banks

August 20, 2014 – The Washington Post – Going Out Guide for the District of Columbia, Aug. 21 – 27, 2014.

August 19, 2014 – Great Falls Tribune – 1 in 7 Americans rely on food pantries to provide meals

August 18, 2014 – Biz Wire Express – More Than Half a Million People Turn to Capital Area Food Bank to Make Ends Meet

August 18, 2014 – Navy Times – Online – Hunger in America: Military families among those relying on food banks

August 17, 2014 – USA Today – Hunger in America: 1 in 7 rely on food banks

August 12, 2014 – Washingtonian – Online – Canstruction: Play With Your Food

August 12, 2014 – BroadwayWorld.com – Canstruction 2014 Begins August 23 in DC With ‘Play With Your Food’

August 12, 2014 – Deseret News – D.C. Mormons kick off Day to Serve 2014 with the Nats

August 11, 2014 – AlexandriaNews.org – Volunteer Alexandria Hotlist

August 8, 2014 – DCMilitary.com – Feds Feed Families, School Supply Donation Campaigns Kick Off

August 7, 2014 – The Washington Post – How D.C. tries to quell the summer hunger crisis

August 1, 2014 – Washington Hispanic – Vencer al hambre, objetivo de Capital Area Food Bank

August 1, 2014 – Associations Now – Crowdsource: A Night at the Capital Area Food Bank

August 1, 2014 – Hanford Sentinel – Online Feds Feed Families brings steady donations

July 30, 2014 – The Washington Post – Arlington and Alexandria Volunteer Opportunities

July 25, 2014 – PerishableNews – Four Seasons Family Of Companies To Donate Over $50,000 To Local Food Banks

July 24, 2014 – The Packer – Online – Four Seasons companies pay it forward

July 24, 2014 – DCMilitary.com – NDW Sees Steady Donations During Feds Feed Families Campaign

July 23, 2014 – DVIDS – Feds fight hunger in local community

July 22, 2014 – Progressive Grocer – Online – Harris Teeter, Nats Team Up Against Hunger

July 15, 2014 – AlexandriaNews.org – Volunteer Alexandria Hotlist

July 15, 2014 – AlexandriaNews.org – JBG’s Days of Giving Hits New High With 2,200 Volunteer Hours in Three Months

July 15, 2014 – Ad Hoc News – Kaiser Permanente Grants $7 Million in 2011 for Community Health in Mid-Atlantic

July 14, 2014 – Citybizlist – JBG’s Days of Giving Hits New High With 2,200 Volunteer Hours In Three Months

July 7, 2014 – WTTG-TV – Nationals players to visit Capital Area Food Bank

July 7, 2014 – NBC Washington – Nationals Players to Prepare Snacks With Kids at Capital Area Food Bank

July 7, 2014 – The Daily Journal – Nationals players to visit Capital Area Food Bank, help prepare healthy snacks

July 6, 2014 – The Tribune – Online – Nationals players to visit Capital Area Food Bank

July 5, 2014 – Capital Community News – Solving Hunger East of the River

July 2, 2014 – Reston Patch – VIDEO: Mobile Marketplace Takes Place Saturdays at Southgate Community center in Reston

July 1, 2014 – PRWeb – Give a Day’s Lunch Money, Help Feed the Hungry

July 1, 2014 – Biz Wire Express – Give a Day’s Lunch Money, Help Feed the Hungry

June 27, 2014 – DCMilitary.com – Safeway’s National Capital Barbecue Battle raises funds for cancer, military

June 27, 2014 – SoMdNews.com – Dragon Boats Race in bay to end hunger in Calvert

June 23, 2014 – American Forces Press Service – ‘Feds Feed Families” food drive begins

June 22, 2014 – WTOP-FM – D.C. Barbecue battle mixes fun, food and music

June 20, 2014 – HighBeam Research – Prince William County News in Brief

June 20, 2014 – HighBeam Research – Loudoun County News in Brief

June 20, 2014 – HighBeam Research – D.C. News in Brief

June 19, 2014 – The Washington Times – Food festivals spice up summer’s first two days

June 19, 2014 – HighBeam Research – A Garden Where the Most Important Crop Is More Gardens

June 19, 2014 – High Plains Journal – Vilsack kicks off Feds Feed Families food drive

June 19, 2014 – The Dolphin – ‘Feds Feed Families’ food drive has begun

June 18, 2014 – Washington Post – Capital Area Food Bank demonstration garden’s aim: to grow more gardens

June 17, 2014 – Federal News Radio – USDA shares ‘secret weapon’ in Feds Feed Families donation campaign

June 16, 2014 – PRWeb – Capital Area Food Bank’s Annual Food From the Bar Campaign Raises $130,000 in One Month With Help From Local Legal Community

June 12, 2014 – Alexandria News – Woodrow Wilson Bridge Half Marathon To Race Through Old Town Alexandria

June 11, 2014 – KMAX-TV – Online – foodtweeks Adds Capital Area Food Bank to Growing Network Helping to End Hunger in America

June 11, 2014 – The Flagship – Navy joins annual ‘Feds Feed Families’ campaign

June 10, 2014 – U.S. Department of Defense – ‘Feds Feed Families’ Food Drive Begins

June 10, 2014 – Virtual Strategy Magazine – APT Announces Data Dive Partnership with Capital Area Food Bank

June 10, 2014 – Virtual Strategy Magazine – APT Announces Formation of APT Charities

June 9, 2014 – Alexandria News – WWBH Announces New 6K

June 8, 2014 – Saporta Report – Atlanta to showcase its volunteer spirit as a city where everyone can serve

June 4, 2014 – Indiana Prairie Farmer – ‘Feds Feed Families’ Food Drive Kicks Off This Week

June 3, 2014 – Federal News Radio – 6th annual Feds Feed Families campaign kicks off for summer

June 3, 2014 – iStockAnalyst – Outshine? Snacks Pledges to Donate Funds to Purchase A Million Pounds of Fresh Fruits and Vegetables to Food Banks Across the Country

June 3, 2014 – Elevation DC – Legal bees in the city have urban beekeepers abuzz

June 2, 2014 – AgriMarketing – Annual “Feds Feed Families” Campaign Kicked Off

June 2, 2014 – U.S. Department of Agriculture – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack Kicks off the 2014 “Feds Feed Families” Nationwide Food Drive

May 31, 2014 – Capital Community News – ANC 6E Report

May 29, 2014 – DCMilitary.com – DoN “Feds Feed Families” Food Drive Kicks Off At The Washington Navy Yard June 10th!

May 28, 2014 – Virtual Strategy Magazine – PriceRite to Open in Hyattsville, Maryland

May 28, 2014 – MyFoxDC.com – Community food banks face summer shortages

May 28, 2014 – Woodbridge Patch – PriceRite Celebrates Woodbridge Opening on Sunday

May 22, 2014 – 4 Traders – Marriott: Associates Give Back To Their Local Communitie

May 16, 2014 – TMCnet.com – Montgomery Council Reaches Unanimous Tentative Agreement on $4.99 Billion Total Operating Budget for FY 2015; Budget Has 3.8 Percent Increase

May 8, 2014 – OurSports Central – WNBA Launches WNBA Summer Hoops Marketing Campaign Celebrating Summer and Basketball

May 7, 2014 – The Washington Informer – Commitment to Healthy Eating

May 5, 2014 – The Washington Post – Online – Volunteer with your kids at DC Diaper Bank

May 3, 2014 – GregsListDC – Community Event – Your Toolkit for a Healthy Summer

April 29, 2014 – HighBeam Research – Capital Area Food Bank Offers Partners a Taste of Poverty

April 27, 2014 – Ad Hoc News – Epidemic of Hunger: New Study Says 49 Million Americans Are Dealing With Food Insecurity

April 27, 2014 – PopSugar Australia – Great Moments in Sneaker History

April 26, 2014 – The Washington Post – Capital Area Food Bank offers partners a taste of poverty

April 26, 2014 – The Washington Post – Even in well-off Fairfax, more people need charity to feed their families

April 24, 2014 – The Georgetowner – 11th Annual Blue Jeans Ball

April 23, 2014 – The Washington Informer – Gray Releases Sustainable DC First-Year Progress Report

April 23, 2014 – PRWeb – Capital Area Food Bank Hosts Its Hunger Summit Themed ‘Food for Health’

April 22, 2014 – EcoWatch – 5 Ways to ‘Eat Real’ on a Budget

April 18, 2014 – WUSA TV – Outnumber Hunger: Capital Area Food Bank

April 18, 2014 – WUSA TV – Outnumber Hunger concert to benefit local food banks

April 16, 2014 – HillRag.com – CROP Hunger Walk and Food Drive

April 15, 2014 – K Street Magazine – Best Bites at the Blue Jeans Ball

April 15, 2014 – WUSA TV – Outnumber Hunger: How you can help feed those in need

April 15, 2014 – The Scene Bisnow – Blue Jeans, Bachelors & Spinsters!

April 11, 2014 – K Street Magazine – Blue Jeans Ball

April 9, 2014 – The Washington Informer – Interfaith Golf Tournament Officials Battle Hunger

April 9, 2014 – PRWeb – Capital Area Food Bank Launches Annual “Food From The Bar” Campaign in Partnership with Local Law Firms

April 6, 2014 – The Washington Post – New at the top: A veteran who found his calling in doing good

April 6, 2014 – MANHATTAN: Modern Luxury – 2014 Blue Jeans Ball

March 28, 2014 – The Hoya – ASB Looks Outward, Reflects Inward

March 27, 2014 – WJLA-TV – Online – Taste of the Nation in DC

March 27, 2014 – The Ranger – Alternative spring break helps homeless in D.C.

March 26, 2014 – The Georgetowner – The 2014 Spring Washington, D.C., Gala Guide

March 26, 2014 – StreetInsider.com – Capital Area Food Bank’s 11th Annual Blue Jeans Ball Features Hunger Relief and Fashionable Denim

March 24, 2014 – PopSugar Australia – Great Moments in Sneaker History

March 24, 2014 – Loudoun Times -Taylor Glover: Making business plans for the future

March 14, 2014 – K Street Magazine – Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation®

March 7, 2014 – KAIT-TV – Online – Howard University Kicks Off 20th Anniversary of Alternative Spring Break Program

February 27, 2014 – Daily Herald – Online – Spring Forward Food Drive Benefits Those Served by the Capital Area Food Bank and the Maryland Food Bank

February 15, 2014 – Lyndon LaRouche Public Action Committee – Poor American Children Go Hungry When Schools Close, Denying Them Breakfasts and Lunches

February 12, 2014 – Eat. Drink. Better. – Snow Days are Hungry Days for Many Students

February 12, 2014 – NPR – Online – For Lower-Income Students, Snow Days Can Be Hungry Days

February 10, 2014 – Fairfax County Times – Food stamp recipients breathe sign of relief

January 29, 2014 – The Connection Newspapers – Holidays are Over, But Need Still Exists

January 22, 2014 – NewHope360.com – Food Banks Anticipate Impact of Cuts to Food Stamps

January 22, 2014 – Agfax.com – Keith Good: Immigration Reform May Depend on Work of 2 Key Players

January 22, 2014 – FarmPolicy.com – Farm Bill; Ag Economy; Biotech, Biofuels; CFTC; and, Immigration- Wednesday

January 22, 2014 – The Marker – Following cutting food stamps: Food banks warn that the U.S. will not demand

January 21, 2014 – The New York Times – Food Banks Anticipate Impact of Cuts to Food Stamps

January 20, 2014 – Australian Broadcasting Corporation – Ten million US jobless frustrated as Congress debates emergency benefits

January 18, 2014 – UPI.com – Netherlands ranks tops in the world for food, U.S., Japan tie for 21

January 9, 2014 – PRWeb – Capital Area Food Bank Wins Morgan Stanley Award to Expand Program Delivering Nutritious Meals to Children and Families

January 8, 2014 – 4 Traders – THE FRESH MARKET INC : The Fresh Market to Open Alexandria Store on January 29

January 8, 2014 – Citybizlist Philadelphia – Federal Capital Partners And Self Storage Zone Open New DC Facility After Redevelopment Of 645 Taylor Street, NE

January 3, 2014 – El Tiempo Latino – Bancos de comida son clave en 2014

January 1, 2014 – Killeen Daily Herald – Cove House achieves long-term goals, looks toward future