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Good turn done: Scout adds new resource to food bank

...years old. "Any kid who is a Life Scout is a good Scout," Anderson said. "Not many get to that position." Director of the food bank Linda Swarner said depending on how harsh the winter is, clients express a need for loads of wood. Sometimes...

...another VISTA member to help is develop the services we know are needed here," said Linda Swarner, Executive Director of the Food Bank. The previous VISTA at KPFB, Bonnie Miller, collaborated to help set up the Farmer's Fresh Market and also...
Over 300 turn out for the Food Banks Annual Soup Supper at KCHS.

...local residents on the Kenai Peninsula who find themselves in need this winter," said Linda Swarner executive director of the Food Bank. The Soup Supper is an empty bowl event with over 300 hand crafted bowls created by local potters and members...
Court employees compete, donate a ton of food

A friendly competition between the Kenai's District Attorney's Office and the Public Defender Agency helped people in need this holiday season. The two offices, which generally compete toe-to-toe at the Kenai Courthouse, collected food last week as part of a private food drive. The public defenders won the competition, donating 1,547 pounds of canned and dried foods. The district attorneys donated 978 pounds of food. Assistant district attorney Angela Garay started the food drive after speaking with her mother who volunteers at the Kenai Peninsula Food Bank.
Feeding the soul: Artwork brightens diner's decor

For years, people have been able to make a midday stop at the Kenai Peninsula Food Bank for a hot and hearty meal, and recently the decor of the establishment was changed to be equally warm and inviting.
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Food Bank shares a better way to eat

...public and food bank clients eat more nutritious meals and lead healthier lives," said Linda Swarner, Executive Director of the food bank. Sonnevil said she will be introducing some novel ideas for ingredients that are typically staples during the...
Soldotna Police Officers raise cash for Holiday turkeys

...those in need of food through out the year and especially during the holiday season. According to executive director of the Food Bank Linda Swarner they?ve been doing well with high school and local business canned food drives but have run short...
Wanted: Can-do attitude

...Saturday, but we don't have anyone signed up to put together sculptures yet," said Linda Swarner, exective director of the food bank. Swarner said businesses, organizations, families, schools, churches and youth groups are all welcome to...


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