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Patriots Honor Volunteers During Halftime Ceremony at Gillette Stadium

We are so honored and humbled to be included in the Patriots Celebrate Volunteerism events this season.  Congratulations to our long time volunteer Debbie Grimard!  You truly are a “Difference Maker”! PATRIOTS HONOR VOLUNTEERS DURING HALFTIME CEREMONY AT GILLETTE STADIUM  The Patriots Charitable Foundation announced $90,000 in grants to 15 local nonprofits in honor of […]

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Lowell High JROTC cadets go above and beyond for food bank

The Lowell Sun Updated:   12/28/2014 06:35:57 AM EST0 Comments LOWELL — While most people are receiving gifts for the holidays, the Lowell High School Air Force Junior ROTC cadets are helping those in need. LHS’s ROTC program, well-known for the myriad of community-service activities the students perform throughout the year, recently concluded two important […]

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Warehouse Manager Keeps Food Distribution Humming

Warehouse manager keeps food distribution humming The Lowell Sun By Dacey Zouzas Food distribution is the major operation of the Merrimack Valley Food Bank. Through this program, 3 million pounds of food are distributed annually through a network of member agency programs that include food pantries, shelters, meals programs as well as day and residential […]

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School Children Benefit From Operation Nourish

By Dacey Zouzas Imagine the child sitting next to your child on the bus who doesn’t have enough food to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Operation Nourish is a program of the Merrimack Valley Food Bank that addresses hunger among Lowell public schoolchildren by providing nutritious food for students to take home over the weekends and […]

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It’s Easy As Pie To Help the Food Bank

By Dacey Zouzas So many people look for ways to give back to the community but are not really sure how they can help, or where to help. There are many deserving nonprofit organizations right in your own backyard where you can donate your valuable time. If you’re passionate about fighting hunger, homelessness, and those […]

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Billerica Farmer’s Market

Our “Thanks” to MVFB volunteers Deb and Ray.  They have collected, toted and delivered 3,685 lbs. of produce and baked goods from our generous market vendors.  These items benefit the families and households that need them the most.  Our vendors support this program each week.  This is community outreach at its best.  Huge “Thanks” to […]

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Food bank to honor UMass Lowell official

Helping Hands Food bank to honor UMass Lowell official The Lowell Sun Updated:   06/10/2014 11:14:21 AM EDT LOWELL — The Merrimack Valley Food Bank will honor Jacqueline Moloney of Chelmsford at its 21st annual golf tournament on Monday, Sept. 8, at Indian Ridge Country Club in Andover. Moloney was appointed Executive Vice Chancellor for […]

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