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

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  • Homeless turning to crowdfunding as demand for services peaks March 29, 2015
    Homeless and other disadvantaged people are increasingly turning to social media and crowdfunding to access donations. […]
  • Homeless anxious by shelter closing March 29, 2015
    Homeless are anxious as close of winter shelters approaches. […]