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November = Hunger Awareness Month

In recognition of National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness month, every November, The Stark County Hunger Task Force observes “Hunger Awareness Month,” or HAM for short. In the spirit of Thanksgiving, Hunger Awareness Month is a time set aside to focus on gratitude, generosity, and education.  Food Drives, Fundraising, & Awareness Building We are speaking out on…

McKinley-Massillon Food Fight 2015: football rivals compete to feed Stark County

Bulldogs vs. Tigers — who will collect the most food to feed Stark County’s hungry? McKinley-Massillon Food Fight 2015: football rivals compete to feed Stark County: these two high schools will once again take their infamous rivalry off the football field to compete in the 2015 Food Fight challenge. The school which collects the most meals/pounds…

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SCHTF to present hunger documentary screening “A Place at the Table”

In partnership with the Canton Palace Theatre, News-Talk 1480/WHBC, Aultman Hospital, and Mix 94.1, we are excited to bring you a screening of A Place at the Table, to be shown at the Palace on Monday, September 28th. For a $5.00 donation, you get more than a ticket to a life-changing and critically-acclaimed hunger documentary…

Paint strokes against hunger with local artists at 3rd Annual Palette2Palate

feed your artistic palette, conscience, and your belly The Canton arts community is again collaborating with the Stark County Hunger Task Force to fight local hunger as we prepare to stage the third annual Palette2Palate charity art event. Many talented local artists featured have graciously donated their work to be displayed and offered for purchase in both live and silent…

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Successful “Day of Change” project connects businesses & food pantries to fight hunger

The Stark County Hunger Task Force hosted its first service day, a “Day of Change,” on Friday July 17th. Area businesses graciously volunteered their time to spend the morning completing various much-needed improvement projects at SCHTF food pantries all over Stark County, which provide free groceries to 27,000+ hungry local residents each month.   “On…

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Strike Out Hunger

Step up to the pitcher’s mound with us as we team up to Strike Out Hunger. Goal: Collect 1,000 pounds of food for the hungry in Stark County! We’re celebrating the return of America’s favorite pastime and the Indians Home Opener, but we also know that unlike baseball or softball, hunger takes no off-season. 1 in…