Morrison County Food Shelf

By Tina Snell, Staff Writer Beginning July 1, and throughout the month, the fifth annual “Open Your Heart to the Hungry and Homeless” summer challenge will take place. The grant money will supplement participating food shelves across Central Minnesota a minimum of $150, depending on the amount of money raised during the month. Grants will be […]

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By Tina Snell, Staff Writer The Morrison County Food Shelf, located on the west side of the Little Falls, is excited about its newest Christmas gift. Thanks to several generous donations, the building has a new addition. It will hold an 8-foot by 10-foot cooler, some donated upright freezers and more shelving. “The Morrison County Food […]

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Grant program from Hunger Solutions to help local families By Tina Snell, Staff Writer The Morrison County Food Shelf in Little Falls is again participating in the “Open Your Heart to the Hungry and Homeless” grant program. This is the fourth year food shelves in the Second Harvest distribution area have the opportunity to participate for […]

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Food Shelf will benefit from online donations through GiveMN.org The Morrison County Food Shelf is one of many nonprofit organizations throughout the state that will once again ask Minnesotans to display record-breaking generosity by donating to their favorite charities and schools online at www.GiveMN.org during the fourth annual “Give to the Max Day” Nov. 15. […]

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By Tina Snell, Staff Writer The new Morrison County Food Shelf Board’s current concern is adding on to the existing building. The good news is, with increased contributions from Coborn’s and Walmart, the Morrison County Food Shelf has been able to offer more perishable products. Those donations have helped with the 4.5 percent increase in food […]

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By Tina Snell, Staff Writer tina.snell@mcrecord.com Open Your Heart to the Hungry and the Homeless is preparing for its third annual $100,000 Food Shelf Challenge Grant. Every food shelf in the state has the opportunity to participate for a portion of the grant. “The more funds a food shelf raises in July, and that’s money only, […]

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