Lowell Hunger Homeless Awareness Month Event Schedule

The City of Lowell Hunger/ Homeless Commission once again celebrates Hunger/Homeless Awareness Month

 

October is Hunger Homeless Awareness month and every year our community comes together to provide a range of activities to raise funds and awareness of hunger and homelessness in our community

 

19th Annual Awards Breakfast honoring those within our community that are “Helping Kids in Need”

Tuesday, October 4, 2011 – 7:30am

East End Club, W 4th St. Lowell, MA.

The 2011 honorees are; George Duncan (Enterprise Bank), Dan O’Connor (Department of Transitional Assistance), Beth Kidd (Place of Promise) and Ernie & Jeanette Weinschenk (Central Food Ministries).

Tickets may be purchased in advance or at the door.

Call Sue @ (508) 982 – 3444 for ticket information.

“Judy Keen Blanket the Valley”

Saturday, October 15, 2011

Donations will be accepted in conjunction with National Make a Difference Day

The Wish Project will be collecting gently used, clean blankets for distribution to need families.

Call The Wish Project at (978) 441-WISH for more details

Annual Spaghetti Dinner

Thursday, October 20, 2011- 4:30-7:00pm

Polish American Veterans Club 201 Coburn St Lowell, MA

Tickets may be purchased in advance or at the door.

Call Sue @ (508) 982 – 3444 for ticket information

 

Merrimack Valley Food Bank – Food Drive

Lowell Public and Catholic Schools will conduct food drives throughout the month of October to benefit the Merrimack Valley Food Bank and its member food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters, day and residential programs.

Phone (978) 454 – 7272 for more details.

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