WeCanEndThis.com has a contest launched from the CauseLab virtual brainstorm at South by Southwest conference (SXSW). You can still submit your individual ideas and improve others’ ideas to qualify for the $1,000 cash prize for best original idea or $500 cash prize for best collaborator.
Too many people have to choose between healthcare, utilities, rent or other necessities and food. Take a look at the Hunger In America 2010 Key Findings from Feeding America for more shocking results.
Funding is a continual issue for food banks. The North Texas Food Bank is making an appeal to meet a big shortfall. Other organizations seem to be fairing better, Food Banks Beating the Fundraising Odds in a Tough Economy. The Chronicle of Philanthropy reports Online Giving Continues to Grow but at a Slower Pace.
This season of The Biggest Loser ended this week but the Pound for Pound Challenge benefiting Feeding America continues.