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Cast Off with the Fishark Adventures to Tackle Hunger

Contact Information: Nancy Mellitt New Hampshire Food Bank 603.669.9725 x129 nmellitt@nhfoodbank.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA ALERT: Cast Off with the Fishark Adventures to Tackle Hunger—Annual NH Food Bank Charter Helps Fight Hunger. WHO Marc Schloss with Fishark Adventures. Eastman’s Docks WHEN Friday, December 11th, 2015 Boat launches 5:30AM Boat returns between 4:00PM and 5:00PM. WHERE [...]

July 29th, 2016|News|

PlaneSense, Inc. Delivers Food Drive Cargo

PlaneSense, Inc. Delivers Food Drive Cargo by PC-12 Aircraft PlaneSense, Inc., a fractional aircraft ownership company based in Portsmouth, NH, collected food for the NH Food Bank. The PlaneSense® team then filled a Pilatus PC-12 with the food, and it was flown to the Manchester Boston Regional Airport today. PORTSMOUTH, NH and MANCHESTER, NH— PlaneSense, [...]

July 29th, 2016|News|

7/9/2015 – NH Renaissance Faire Makes Charity Donations

KINGSTON – The NH Renaissance Faire, held an­nually in May, is a charity event. After expenses are paid, the remaining money is given to charity. This year, the recipients were NH Food Bank and Rock­ingham County Nutrition and Meals on Wheels. Meals on Wheels re­ceived $13,884 from the NHRF. NH Food Bank received $19,325 – [...]

July 29th, 2016|News|

6/24/2015 – Taste of the Nation raises $120K to feed hungry children

PORTSMOUTH — Lauren Gugliuzza, assistant manager of the Library Restaurant, was plating beef tenderloin and zucchini slaw appetizers, while Tim Sheehan, chef at The Rosa, spooned out meatballs. Michael Couch and Krissy Perry, both of Kittery, Maine, were checking out the bacon covered chocolate spice cupcakes and Lindt chocolate-covered brownies from Clyde's Cupcakes of Exeter. [...]

July 29th, 2016|News|

6/12/2015 – Citizens Bank Foundation gives new truck to Food Bank

MANCHESTER — As executive director of the New Hampshire Food Bank, Mel Gosselin has witnessed a variety of donations dropped off, but none quite as big as what backed up to a loading dock on East Industrial Drive on Friday. The Citizens Bank Foundation donated a new 26-foot refrigerated box truck to the state’s Food [...]

July 29th, 2016|News|

6/3/2015 – Laconia Harley-Davidson raising $50,000 for NH Food Bank

Laconia Harley-Davidson raising $50,000 for NH Food Bank June 3, 2015 MEREDITH — Laconia Harley-Davidson is jump-starting the 2015 Laconia Motorcycle Week in a big way, by raffling a coveted Harley-Davidson 2015 Street Glide motorcycle to raise $50,000 for the New Hampshire Food Bank. Laconia Harley-Davidson’s annual charity motorcycle raffle is aimed at generating critical [...]

July 29th, 2016|News|

Dead River Oil Co. gives refrigerated truck to N.H. Food Bank

LACONIA — The Dead River Company, the largest home heating service in northern New England, yesterday enriched its longstanding partnership with the New Hampshire Food Bank by donating a new refrigerated box truck to the charity, which hosted a mobile food pantry at the Boys and Girls Club of the Lakes Region. Mel Gosselin, executive [...]

July 29th, 2016|News|

4/17/2015 – Empty bowls fill need

WHAT: Empty Bowls supper. WHEN: 4-7 p.m. Sunday, April 19. WHERE: Share Community Hall, end of Columbus Avenue, off Elm Street, Milford. By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer MILFORD – You don’t see them holding out their bowls like Oliver Twist asking for more, but they are hungry. Children in every town around here live in [...]

July 29th, 2016|News|

New Hampshire Food Bank starts campaign

New Hampshire Food Bank starts campaign to buy cans of 'Nothing' to help the hungry LONDONDERRY, New Hampshire — The New Hampshire Food Bank is starting its annual campaign to sell cans of "Nothing" to raise awareness and funds to alleviate hunger. Cans of "Nothing" are being sold for a month at retailers across the [...]

July 29th, 2016|News|

NH Food Bank Gets Big Donation From Ocean State Job Lot

Last week, Ocean State Job Lot began delivering more than $1.4 million worth of food donations to pantries around New England and New York, including the New Hampshire Food Bank, as part of the chain’s “Three Square Meals” initiative. This week’s deliveries began on April 9, with 18 trucks delivering about 630,000 lbs. of food [...]

July 29th, 2016|News|