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Vierbicher Food Drives Raises Nearly 5,000 Pounds of Food
12 Dec

Vierbicher Food Drives Raises Nearly 5,000 Pounds of Food

Having fun while supporting MOM is a win all the way around. Each year Vierbicher of Middleton organizes a food drive. Vierbicher has grown their drive over the past 5 years from 842 pounds in 2014 to nearly 5,000 pounds this year!

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Future Foam Gleans and Delivers Fresh Veggies to MOM
09 Nov

Future Foam Gleans and Delivers Fresh Veggies to MOM

Each year, at the end of the growing season, employees from Future Foam, led by Scott Diaczun, trek out to The Tree Farm, a U-Pick farm in Cross Plains, to rescue the final vegetables of the season before they are plowed under. The produce is then donated to MOM. Although this year, conditions brought a cool 33 degrees and a bit of mud, the Future Foam team prevailed.

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Stamp Out Hunger Drive Brings In 9,300 Pounds of Food
23 May

Stamp Out Hunger Drive Brings In 9,300 Pounds of Food

Dave Springman, a second-generation Middleton postal carrier, wasn’t going to let retirement stop him from making a difference in his community during the annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive held on May 12 of this year. Started in 1955 by the National Association of Letter Carriers, this event has provided food for families in communities across the country for over sixty years. This year, Dave and many others helped collect 9,300 pounds of food to help families in our community.

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Kids Support Mom Too!
13 Mar

Kids Support Mom Too!

It warms our hearts to see the many ways area children give back to the community by supporting MOM. Food drives, lemonade stands, birthday donations in lieu of gifts—we are honored to be the recipient of the generous support of so many children.

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Ashton 4H Group Donates Dairy Products to MOM
01 Mar

Ashton 4H Group Donates Dairy Products to MOM

Inspiration to support MOM's mission to End Hunger comes in many forms. Recently, members of the Ashton 4H Go-Getters combined their love for dairy, support for MOM, and honor for Al Ripp, MOM's former Executive Director who passed away in 2017.

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Building Games from Food to Help MOM
29 Jan

Building Games from Food to Help MOM

Looking for a way to do some team building while also giving back to the community? If so, Sketchworks Architecture recently tried out a fun way to donate food to those in need that your business or other group might want to try.

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High School Students Trick-or-Can for MOM
03 Nov

High School Students Trick-or-Can for MOM

This Halloween, members of DECA, a business club at Middleton High School that seeks to prepare emerging leaders for college and careers, decided to put a different twist on trick-or-treating. Instead of trick-or-treating for candy, they gathered cans to be donated to MOM.

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Star Wars Food Drive Benefits Families
19 Jan

Star Wars Food Drive Benefits Families

Thanks to Fairway Independent Mortgage for hosting a creative and fun food drive to benefit MOM and help feed families in our community. The event, a Star Wars movie morning, was designed as a way to show appreciation to their clients. Owner Mike and employee Monica, decided to turn the gratitude event into further kindness by collecting food as their guests entered the theater. Middleton Outreach received 110 pounds of food collected for just 1 hour prior to the movie. What a great idea! Click "Read More" for a link to watch the Star Wars video they created during the event.

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Kids helping Kids
03 Aug

Kids helping Kids

Youth from Blackhawk Church, who helped with the food and school supply collection, loaded up the MOM truck with all of the donations, and then back at the MOM office, youth in the Middle School Summer Camp helped upload the truck and sort the items, which will benefit students, youth and families in our community. Kids helping Kids!

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Start a Food Buyer's Club
01 Apr

Start a Food Buyer's Club

Start or Join a Food Buyer’s Club, a unique and highly-effective way to address hunger in our community. The concept is easily adapted for your group (such as book clubs, scout troops, church groups, & businesses) regardless of formality, size or dollar commitment.

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