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Pennsylvania Ballet presents 'Shut Up and Dance', to benefit MANNA. (Credit: MANNA)

Pa. Ballet Will ‘Shut Up And Dance’ To Benefit MANNA

The theme for this year’s performance is a sultry take on Victoriana. There will be live music for the first time, with dance moves created by the Pennsylvania Ballet dancers themselves.

03/21/2014

(Ray Moore and Rob Saxon, delivering meals in Germantown on behalf of Manna.  Photo by Michelle Durham)

In Rain or Snow, Philadelphia Charitable Group Keeps Delivering Meals

Manna says it is shorthanded as it tries to maintain its pace of delivering hundreds of meals three times a day to people fighting life-threatening illnesses.

01/03/2014

(credit: Tim Jimenez)

Local Volunteers Dish Out MANNA’s Holiday Pies Just In Time For Thanksgiving

Since 1997, the non-profit MANNA has held its “Pie in the Sky” fundraiser to bring in dollars for their efforts of feeding critically ill people in the region.

11/27/2013

(A Manna volunteer tempts passersby with tasty samples during the "Pie Day" kickoff in the Shops at Liberty Place.  Photo by Mark Abrams)

Manna Opens Its Annual Pie-Selling Fundraiser With Free Samples In Center City

The group has a fundraising target of $250,000 to cover Thanksgiving Day meals cooked for those battling life-threatening illnesses.

11/07/2013

(Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

At Reading Terminal Market, A Cajun Cook-Off For Charity

Four chefs competed in a Cajun cook-off at the Reading Terminal Market, but the big winner was the charitable organization Manna, which provides meals for the seriously ill.

10/16/2013

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Brotherly Love: Chefs Compete In MANNA Guac-Off

The whole idea started with some young supporters of MANNA, the Philadelphia organization that makes meals for people with life-threatening illnesses. They gave us a taste of the upcoming competition.

06/19/2013

(L-R: Mayor Nutter, Manna executive chef Keith Lucas, Manna executive director Sue Daughtery, and Manna board chair Barbara Ilsen.  Credit: Michelle Durham.)

Nutrition Organization ‘Manna’ Celebrates Delivery of Its 10,000,000th Meal

Mayor Nutter was served a sample meal along with Manna officials. The organization provides meals to those with serious illnesses who would have difficulty cooking for themselves.

06/17/2013

Volunteers make soup at MANNA's kitchen. (Credit: MANNA)

MANNA Cooks Up Soup-er Bowl Menu

MANNA has been providing meals for thousands of sick and homebound people for over two decades. This year, they decided to offer three soups that she says her patients rave about.

01/25/2013

Philadelphia Restaurant Raising Money For MANNA With Monthlong Cocktail Special

Rex 1516’s Chef Regis Jansen has stepped down due to his fight with a deadly illness. Now, the restaurant is stepping up with a new cocktail to raise money for the organization that helps him.

12/18/2012

MANNA volunteers are busy at work on Thanksgiving. Credit: Pat Loeb)

Thanksgiving To Go, For Those Too Sick To Cook

Thanksgiving is the biggest day of the year for MANNA; the non-profit that provides meals for the critically ill.

11/22/2012

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Manna’s Pie In The Sky

For more on Manna’s Pie in the Sky fundraiser, visit: WWW.MANNAPA.ORG

11/15/2012

MANNA Executive Chef Keith Lucas in kitchen prepping client meals. (Credit: Steve Tawa)

MANNA ‘Pie In The Sky’ Fundraiser Going On Now

If you are serving pies for dessert this Thanksgiving, why not get one from MANNA, the organization that helps feed area people with life-threatening illnesses?

11/09/2012

Volunteers from MANNA help bake pies for the annual Pie in the Sky fundraiser. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

MANNA Study Marks Milestone For Local Program

The Philadelphia meals program, MANNA, reports that its clients are healthier and cost the healthcare system less, than chronically ill people who don’t get regular meals.

09/22/2012

Two dancers prepare for the Pennsylvania Ballet Company's annual "Shut Up and Dance" benefit. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Pa. Ballet Prepares To ‘Shut Up And Dance’ For A Good Cause

This Saturday, the Pennsylvania Ballet will hold its 20th annual “Shut Up and Dance” fundraiser to benefit MANNA, a nonprofit that delivers meals to those living with HIV or other life-threatening illnesses.

03/23/2012

(Manna CEO Richard Keaveney at today's press announcement and public pie-tasting, adjacent to co-sponsor Marathon Grill restaurant, near 19th and Market Streets.   Photos by Steve Tawa)

Manna Holds Pie-Tasting For Its Annual Anti-Hunger Fundraiser

The theme is for this year’s “Pie in the Sky” event is “Buy a pie, Feed a family.” And the pies are indeed delicious.

11/10/2011

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