of young volunteers collecting canned goods for the Northeast Emergency Distribution
Service (NEEDS) food pantry did not go unnoticed.
E. H. Greene School and All Saints were among those who answered the Feinstein
Challenge by working diligently to ensure that their hungry neighbors could
find local help.
NEEDS is a
community of 25 churches and civic organizations whose mission is to do God's
work through caring for their neighbors by providing basic emergency
assistance. NEEDS is an all-volunteer
cooperative group located in the Kenwood Baptist Church.
board oversees an active foodbank, as well as provides neighbors-in-need with
housing and utility payment assistance. NEEDS serves more than 2,000 people in
northeastern Hamilton County.
For the past
3 years, NEEDS has
participated in the Feinstein Challenge.
Feinstein Foundation will match monetary donations as well as in-kind food
pantry contributions collected during March and April as part of its Feinstein
The Feinstein Foundation then divides and distributes $1 million
among agencies that feed hungry families in their community.
community group can collect canned goods and other non-perishable food items or
raise monetary funds for NEEDS.
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