Food For Thought to Hold Rummage Sale

Posted Oct 12th, 2009 by Amanda Aldrich  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com


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Media Contact: Tana Schiewer

Food and relationships bridging the gap between poverty and prosperity

TOLEDO, Ohio–October 8, 2009–Food For Thought, a local nonprofit group that helps feed the area’s less fortunate, will hold a Rummage Sale October 24 from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Everyone in the surrounding community is encouraged to attend and peruse the items for sale. All proceeds raised will go to fund Food For Thought. The rummage sale will be held at New Harvest Church, 3540 Seaman St., Oregon. Please contact Tana Schiewer with questions, 419.972.1338 or tana@freelunchtoledo.com.

Food For Thought is a local nonprofit organization serving the Toledo and Oregon communities through multiple avenues. Beginning as a small Saturday morning gathering, Food For Thought now serves sack lunches, including their famous PB&J, to around 350 individuals every Saturday morning in downtown Toledo. Their choice mobile food pantry allows them to serve over 300 families per month by providing a variety of food and resources to those that may not otherwise have access to a pantry. The Oregon food pantry housed in space donated by New Harvest Christian Church helped feed 1,143 families last month alone. For more information, please visit www.freelunchtoledo.com, or check us out on Facebook and Twitter.

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