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Starting the Day Right

As part of a recent purchase of life insurance, I was required to visit a lab to have blood work done. When I learned that this process required 8 hours of fasting, I naturally tried to get the earliest appointment possible. Apparently I was not the only person with that idea, and I was forced [...]

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10 Ways to Fight Hunger in 10 Days: Way #6 Write a Letter to the Editor

Fired up about hunger in your community? We suggest that you write a letter to your local paper. The goal of getting the newspaper to print your letter is so that your important point will be effectively communicated to the readers. When you sit down to write your letter, ask yourself: Are you writing on [...]

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10 Ways to Fight Hunger in 10 Days: Way # 5 Call Your Member of the U.S Congress

The Colorado Delegation Needs to Hear From You: Tips on Calling Your Member of the U.S. Congress Did you know that one of the most important things you can do to end hunger can be completed in about ten minutes? Believe it or not, a simple phone call can change how a Senator or Member [...]

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10 Ways to Fight Hunger:Day 1

Today kicks off our 10 Ways to Fight Hunger in 10 Days social media blitz. We’ll be sending out ideas on Facebook, Twitter, and of course the blog, on ways that you can get engaged in fighting hunger. How can you fight hunger today? By going to our website and filling out a virtual plate. [...]

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Random ACTS of Kindness Week

Denver Post employee volunteers in their Assisting the Community Through Service (ACTS) program certainly made a difference in their community on Valentine’s Day.  It was great to spend the day at The Denver Post with their employees, who added their voice to the Hungry For Change awareness campaign in a most creative way.  The time [...]

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“People Are People No Matter Their Struggles in Life”

In addition to having my dream job with Hunger Free Colorado, I’m so honored to also serve on the Board of SAME Café.  Just what an honor this is becomes apparent when I have the opportunity to hear Libby and Brad Birky talk about why they started SAME Café and what it means to them.  [...]

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7500 Plates and Counting!

  With just a few months left in our Hungry for Change 10,000 Plates Campaign, the plates are pouring in! Coloradans are fed up with people being hungry and they’re making their voices heard. Check out the amazing work being done in Brighton to get inspired!   We’re touched by the thousands of stories, pictures, [...]

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