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Why I volunteer
15 Jun

Why I volunteer

"As a kid, there was a stretch where I remember watching cartoons on Saturday mornings hungry in our trailer in Charleston, Illinois. Now I ‪#‎volunteer‬ on Saturday mornings so local kids can have breakfast before their cartoons. ‪#‎giveback‬ ‪#‎keeppurposeconstant‬ " - MOM Volunteer

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International Table Top Day's Food Drive
03 May

International Table Top Day's Food Drive

Each year for International TableTop Day, I'm Board Games and Family Fun in Middleton hosts a day of game playing, and enters people who bring donations into fun game-centered giveaways throughout the day.

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Congratulations to this year's Community Volunteer Awards winners!
04 May

Congratulations to this year's Community Volunteer Awards winners!

The United Way of Dane County Community Volunteer Awards takes the opportunity to highlight the enormous benefits volunteers bring to our community. Leading by example, the nominees and award recipients encourage everyone to engage in their community through volunteerism.

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A thing of beauty is a joy forever.
01 May

A thing of beauty is a joy forever.

A client says thank you to the Seniors Program volunteers for beautifying her garden.

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Children.
06 Mar

Children.

Hunger and the threat of homelessness affect all aspects of a child’s life. Research demonstrates that adverse experiences early in life can have lifelong, negative consequences for physical and mental health and well-being.

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Decorating Food Barrels
24 Apr

Decorating Food Barrels

Second graders from Cub Scout Pack 240 decorated food drive barrels after taking a tour of the Food Pantry as well as collecting donations for the pantry.

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Middle School Youth Service Camp at MOM
07 Jun

Middle School Youth Service Camp at MOM

Middle School students are invited to join us for our summer camp, which is run in conjunction with the Middleton Recreation Department.

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TDS believes no child should go to bed hungry
01 Jun

TDS believes no child should go to bed hungry

Each year TDS supports six food pantries in Dane Co. in addition to Second Harvest because the employees feel strongly that no family or child should go to bed hungry.

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Mead & Hunt's Canstruction® Madison "voyage"
16 May

Mead & Hunt's Canstruction® Madison "voyage"

Kary Beck, volunteer and member of team Mead & Hunt, tells us how their award-winner participation in Canstruction® Madison impacted her and her coworkers in her blog post, "Making a difference in our community, one can at a time​." This year's theme was "sCANning the Galaxy". Mead & Hunt built the Starship Enterprise (from Star Trek) out of cans of food.

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#GoBigRead discusses "Evicted"
28 May

#GoBigRead discusses "Evicted"

We are very excited to read and discuss this year's Go Big Read selection "Evicted".

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