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11/20 Weekend Bag Distribution

Manna Food Center and MCPS have been collaborating since mid-March on bulk distributions of weekend bags to support families when
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Montgomery County Synagogues Provide 42,414 Pounds of Food for Manna Food Center

Temple Beth Ami Wins the Manna Food Center “All-Star” Community Trophy for Second Year in a Row Media Contact: Sam
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Roberts Oxygen & Schattner Foundation Challenge Success!

WOW! Thanks to many of you, we reached our October goal, raising $150,000 to meet our Matching Gift Challenge! We
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Statement Regarding 2020 Ballot Questions

Media Contact: Sam Miller samantha@mannafood.org 301-509-8440 Statement attributed to Jackie DeCarlo, CEO, Manna Food Center and Lorna Forde, Chair, Manna
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Weekend Bags

Bags of food available for all Montgomery County children, MCPS students, and their families. No referral or ID required. Fridays
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Montgomery County is Now Accepting Applications for its Farm to Food Bank Capacity Building Grant program.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 16, 2020 Contact: Catherine Nardi, Programs Manager, Montgomery County Food Council 301-664-4010,  cnardi@mocofoodcouncil.org Montgomery County is Now
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New Farm to Food Bank Investment Set to Strengthen Montgomery County Food Economy, Fill Nutrition Gaps

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 11, 2020 Contact: Sam Miller, Communications Manager, Manna Food Center 301-509-8440, samantha@mannafood.org New Farm to Food
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Breaking Bread 09/16

Manna’s monthly Breaking Bread series continues on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 from 12-1:30pm via Zoom Join us for this continued
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March 12th: Food Recovery & Access Working Group

9:30-11:30 am (Dennis Ave Health Center, Silver Spring). The Food Recovery and Access working group supports the increased recovery of,
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National School Breakfast Week, March 2-6

More low-income students have accessed #schoolbreakfast thanks to schools adopting breakfast after the bell service models that move breakfast out
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