Celebrate the Autumn harvest with our fourth annual Dinner in the Orchard event on Thursday, September 15 at T.S. Smith & Sons in Bridgeville! Enjoy farm-fresh foods, wines, beer and entertainment. Read more...
Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Kicks Off Fourth Annual Summer Cares Program with the Food Bank of Delaware
Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (“Chesapeake”) announced its fourth annual Chesapeake Summer Cares Volunteer Program with more than 100 Delmarva employees and family members donating their time and energy at the Food Bank of Delaware’s Milford facility. For three days in August, employees from Chesapeake Utilities, Eastern Shore Natural Gas, Sharp Energy and the corporate office cleaned coolers, sorted...
September is Hunger Action Month
This September the Food Bank of Delaware, together with the Feeding America nationwide network of food banks, will mobilize across all 50 states in an effort to bring an end to hunger. Hunger Action Month is designed to inspire people to take action and raise awareness of the fact that 48 million Americans, including 15 million children, are food...
Kent County's Bounty Farm to Fork
The second annual Kent County's Bounty Farm to Fork dinner took place on Saturday evening at G&S Dairy Farm in Harrington, Del. Organized by the Delaware Farm Bureau, this signature event is quickly becoming a community favorite. More than 70 guests dined al fresco alongside 50+ dairy cows and a corn field - you can't get more Farm to...
Surplus produce donations help feed Delawareans
Have surplus produce? The Food Bank of Delaware can accept it!
With summer’s crop of tomatoes, cucumbers, watermelons, sweet corn and more in full bloom, the Food Bank of Delaware wants to remind the community that the hunger-relief organization and many of its network partners can accept fresh produce donations.
117,000-plus Delawareans depend on the Food Bank of Delaware’s network of...
Food Bank of Delaware to hold Dinner in the Orchard at T.S. Smith & Sons
The quiet, secluded, pastoral setting of an old-fashioned orchard sets the stage for Dinner in the Orchard, a benefit for the Food Bank of Delaware.
The event, open to the public, is planned from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 15 at T.S. Smith & Sons in Bridgeville. Dinner will take place under the farm’s pavilion located off...
Hungry Delawareans reap rewards from students’ gardening
By Gwen Guerke, Communications Coordinator
Thank you to the hard-working Milford Central Academy FFA (Future Farmers of America) students for their generous donations of fresh produce from their school garden.
Our hunger relief partners and the people they serve always appreciate fresh tomatoes, eggplants, peppers, squash, green beans and more!
Too bad the people who enjoy the vegetables can’t also experience the...
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