RCF and Shop Rite Help Combat Hunger in Rockland

The Rockland Community Foundation will be distributing a total of $6000 in Shop Rite gift cards in a partnership with Inserra Supermarkets. Marking the month of September as Hunger Awareness Month, ten local organizations were selected as Pantry Grant Award recipients. The foundation’s head of Development, Susan Lynne, says it was heartbreaking to learn that one in five people in the county is considered “food insufficient”…

Audio clip: Susan Lynne

Award recipients include BRIDGES, People to People, St. Ann’s Food Cupboard, TOUCH, Jewish Family Services of Rockland, Catholic Charities Community Services of Rockland, Sloatsburg Food Pantry, United Methodist Church of Spring Valley, Rockland Community College Foundation and Meals on Wheels. Grants will be presented at the foundation’s Board meeting on October 19th. If you’d like information on how to support the food pantry grant program, visit RocklandGives.org.

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