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New grant awarded to Kenai Peninsula food bank

...shelter as well."The Dillingham shelter was awarded $10,000 according to foundation data. Kenai Peninsula Food Bank Executive Director Linda Swarner said she was also excited to see the award. She said the food bank was invited to participate...
Annual food bank auction to fill bowls, involve community

...School. The doors will open at 5 p.m., with the event beginning at 5:30 p.m., said Kenai Peninsula Food Bank Executive Director Linda Swarner. "My goal would be to beat last year's record because it's all about feeding the hungry...
Aquaculture donates fresh salmon to Food Bank

...thanks to the CIAA and the Soldotna Rotary volunteers who are fileting all the fish," said Linda Swarner, Food Bank executive director. Lisa Ka'aihue, CIAA Special Projects Manager was also present at the processing operation last week...
Business news

...283-1991.Doug Jung, Kenai Safeway, recently presented a check for $1,500 to Linda Swarner, Kenai Peninsula Food Bank Executive Director, because Kenai Safeway was one of the top sellers in the Western Region of the Buy a Bag program during...

...Bank for a special community service day. "When they backed the truck and bus up I was overwhelmed," said Food Bank Executive Director Linda Swarner. "I told the kids it takes 1.5 pounds of food for each meal. Their first load weighed...
Less money for food stamps."My food stamps are being cut, I don't know what I'm going to do,'" is the mantra that Food Bank Executive Director Linda Swarner said she heard from those who called.According to the Food Bank of Alaska, monthly benefits...
Winter Picnic showcases renovated Peninsula Food Bank...

...cutting last summer to come by and visit our new facility and enjoy a burger and beans while taking a tour," said Food Bank executive director Linda Swarner. "I have to say this is my first winter picnic," said KPB Assemblyman Hal Smalley, "We've...
'No one deserves to be hungry . . .'

...our friends and neighbors right here on the Peninsula. "Truly, this is neighbor helping neighbor," said food bank Executive Director Linda Swarner. "It's all those 10-dollar, 25-dollar donations that add up, or that bag of food...
Community service

Submitted photo Kenai Peninsula Food Bank Executive Director Linda Swarner receives a $500 donation for the food bank Dec. 18 from representatives of the Soldotna Chapter Public...
Chevron's $10K means 20 for Food Bank Building to Nourish campaign

...meeting for 2010 Chris Myers, Chevron's Cook Inlet operations manager presented Linda Swarner, Kenai Peninsula Food Bank executive director, and Sal Mattero, Food Bank board of directors, with a check for $10,000 dollars. "We certainly had...


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