Hunger Heroes

AFAC 2020 Volunteer Awards

August 7, 9:26 am

Every June, AFAC normally holds a Volunteer Appreciation Picnic to honor all the volunteers for their contributions to AFAC. Because of the pandemic, this year’s picnic was canceled. AFAC created…

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Volunteer Picnic

August 7, 9:26 am

We had a fantastic turnout at our annual Volunteer Appreciation Picnic! Thank you to all of AFAC’s volunteers who help us serve our neighbors in need with dignified access to…

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HUNGER HEROES – SEPTEMBER, 2016

August 7, 9:26 am

Caroline and Helen Otteni Arlington sisters, Caroline and Helen, have been collecting peanut butter and jelly for AFAC for 5 years.  This summer, the girls searched near and far to…

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Featured Volunteer – Dave Smith

August 7, 9:26 am

Dave Smith is the Plot Against Hunger garden coordinator at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, which has AFAC’s largest community garden at 5,000 ft2 and an additional apple orchard on its…

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HUNGER HEROES – MAY, 2016

August 7, 9:26 am

THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF LETTER CARRIERS On Saturday, May 14, the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) will conduct its 24th annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive, a nationwide effort…

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Hunger Heroes – April, 2016

August 7, 9:26 am

AGUDAS ACHIM CONGREGATION In the weeks leading up to April 10, the congregation at Agudas Achim Synagogue rallied together for the 2016 International Good Deeds Day in an effort to…

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Hunger Heroes – March, 2016

August 7, 9:26 am

JUNIOR ENLISTED SAILORS STATIONED AT THE CENTER FOR SERVICE SUPPORT DETACHMENT ON FORT GEORGE G. MEADE March 8, 2016 The Junior Enlisted Sailors stationed at the Center for Service Support Detachment…

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Hunger Heroes – February 2016

August 7, 9:26 am

Archives Permanent Food Drop-Off Locations February 9, 2016 While there are many businesses and community organizations that hold food drives at various points during the year, there are six Arlington locales that…

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Featured Volunteer – Blaise Sevier

August 7, 9:26 am

Kat Cheshire helps AFAC in many ways! Read more about Kat’s role at AFAC.

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