Archive for April, 2010

Hike for Hunger

The effort raised money for four Bucks County food banks – Bristol Borough Community Center, Martha’s Cupboard (Fallsington), Mary’s Cupboard (Levittown) and the Coordinating Council and Welfare (Warminster) — and mypoorfeat.org, which delivers a hot meal and orange juice to the hungry and the homeless every Sunday. for more

  • How hungry was the Philippines in 2014? January 28, 2015
    MANILA, Philippines — The number of Filipino families experiencing hunger by the end of 2014 decreased, the latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey review showed. While the percentage of self-reported hunger among households fell from 19.5% to 18.3%, the country’s average hunger rates have barely changed in the ... […]
  • Liam Hemsworth offered "Independence Day 2" January 28, 2015
    No more Will Smith, but this "Hunger Games" star is in talks to take the lead in Roland Emmerich's sequel […]
  • Hunger remains a growing issue in Danville January 28, 2015
    As single mother, Cassandra Irvin hands over her voucher for food, she says she can breathe a sigh of relief knowing that she'll be able to feed her daughter for the next two weeks. […]
  • ‘Hunger and Hope’ January 27, 2015
    BROOKINGS – Why do some nations succeed in feeding most of their population while others do not? In a world where starvation and obesity share ink in the daily headlines, the question begs for an answer. […]
  • Liam Hemsworth Eyed to Star in ‘Independence Day’ Sequel (Exclusive) January 27, 2015
    “Hunger Games” star Liam Hemsworth has the offer to star in “Independence Day” sequel “ID Forever,” multiple individuals familiar with the project told TheWrap. […]
  • Homeless Man Encourages Others On The Streets To 'Get Up' January 28, 2015
    Tony Simmons is a former heroin addict and drug runner who had been in and out of jail. Today, he helps many of Baltimore's 3,000 homeless residents — with housing guidance, advice and hugs. […]
  • Did Philippines hide homeless during Pope's visit? January 28, 2015
    Pope Francis embraces former homeless child Glyzelle Palomar, 12, in Manila in January. […]
  • Were homeless hidden during Pope's visit to Philippines? January 28, 2015
    Pope Francis embraces former homeless child Glyzelle Palomar, 12, in Manila in January. […]
  • Support group for homeless youth trying to find a home of its own January 28, 2015
    [...] that’s the frustrating situation the Homeless Youth Alliance has found itself in for the past year after its landlord did not renew the lease on its drop-in center at Haight and Cole streets. Howe and her staff of about a dozen, some paid and some volunteers, have mounted a capital campaign to raise $5 million to buy their own building. “It’s easier to […]
  • HOMELESS COUNT January 28, 2015
    Hundreds of homeless people were surveyed Tuesday by dozens of volunteers who fanned out across Volusia and Flagler counties for the annual census of the unsheltered. […]