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Three People Leading The Green Movement In Philadelphia

Paving the way for green living in Philadelphia and surrounding areas, these three individuals volunteer their time and share their knowledge with others in support of a more sustainable community.

09/09/2014

(Phillies' manager Ryne Sandberg, left, back to camera, helps Philabundance CEO Bill Clark, center, and the Phillie Phanatic deliver food at the Philabundance loading dock.   Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Phillies Rally Against Hunger With Food Collection at Saturday’s Game

Phillies fans are being asked to bring food to the ballpark on Saturday, to help kick off the team’s drive to help the anti-hunger group “Philabundance.”

05/29/2014

(The third annual Philadelphia Hunger Symposium, held at the Cira Centre in West Philadelphia.  Credit: John Ostapkovich)

Area Hunger Groups Gather in West Philadelphia For Annual Conference

Hunger cuts across all lines we draw and no zip code is immune, noted keynote speaker lawyer Nikki Johnson-Huston.

09/17/2013

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Non-Profit Grocery Store Set To Open In Chester

The hopes are to open America’s first non-profit grocery store next Spring in Chester, the first grocery store there in more than a decade.

09/27/2012

(Volunteers sort plum tomatoes at Philabundance headquarters in South Philadelphia.  Credit: Paul Kurtz)

Philadelphia Food Organization Says Hunger Is Hitting More Middle Class Families

The US Department Agriculture says 50 million people went hungry last year.

09/05/2012

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Philabundance To Open Grocery Store In Chester

In about a year, the organization says it hopes to open a new 13,000-square-foot “Fare and Square” grocery store. It is believed to be the first supermarket in the country operated by a food aid group as a nonprofit venture.

02/25/2012

Philabundance executive director Bill Clark. (Credit: Mark Abrams)

Philabundance Raises Money To Purchase Building For Chester Supermarket

Philabundance has had its eye on the building for some time and has been working to raise $4.5-million to try to buy it and open it up as a grocery store that will also serve as a food center.

02/24/2012

Philabundance executive director Bill Clark. (Credit: Mark Abrams)

Major Grant Brings Philabundance Closer To Opening Chester Grocery

Philabundance has just received a huge contribution toward its effort to open up a grocery operation in the city of Chester.

11/16/2011

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More Area Residents Are Depending On Food Banks To Survive

“So we’re seeing waves – where those food stamp benefits run out and people are coming to the cupboards at the end of the month,” Philabundance president Bill Clark says.

09/29/2011

Philadelphia

Survey: 1 In 4 Philadelphians Living In Poverty

27-percent of Philadelphians live below the poverty line. It’s a number that has risen four percent in the last 10 years, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, released today.

09/22/2011

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Slow Start Proves Costly In Temple’s Loss To Duquesne

Bill Clark had 22 points and Duquesne limited No. 19 Temple to 31 percent shooting in winning its sixth consecutive game, 78-66 on Saturday.

01/16/2011

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