SAYRE -- Guthrie proudly announced its contribution towards a significant stride in community health improvement this week. In February 2023, Guthrie awarded a $20,000 grant to Child Hunger Outreach Partners (CHOP) that has been instrumental in the establishment of a mobile food pantry... Read More.
(Elmira, NY) – The Food Bank of the Southern Tier is encouraging residents to help stamp out hunger this Saturday, May 13, during the National Association of Letter Carriers national food drive. The Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive, the country's largest single-day food drive,... Read More.
It is no secret that prices in grocery stores have been rising, alongside recent cuts to SNAP benefits. More people than ever are struggling to pay their bills AND have enough money left over to buy food. If you find yourself in... Read More.
(Owego, NY) - The Lions Clubs of Tioga County (Apalachin, Owego, Spencer-Candor, Tioga-Nichols and Waverly) held their bi-annual Ti-Li (Tioga Lions”) Social for visually and hearing impaired citizens on Saturday, July 30, at Owego American Legion Post 401. There were 17 guests and 20... Read More.
(CONKLIN, NY) - The Conklin Fair opens Thursday, July 14 and runs through Saturday, featuring all of the activities that delight those who attend the fair every year. As always, there will be plenty of free parking and no entrance fee. A shuttle service will... Read More.
Elmira, N.Y. --Food insecurity is defined as an entire household lacking consistent access to nutritious food in order to live a healthy life."Food insecurity is a reality for hundreds of families across Broome County,” Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo remarked in a press conference held yesterday,... Read More.
The APALACHIN LIONS, which serves APALACHIN, CAMPVILLE and LITTLE MEADOWS has successfully completed its annual CHRISTMAS BASKET program. The club delivered toys and grocery gift certificates to families thought its service area.This significant undertaking is supported by many local people and institutions, and... Read More.
Vestal High School juniors and seniors intending to earn their International Baccalaureate diploma at graduation engaged in a volunteer project at CHOW. Helping the community while working toward their goals is a root tenet of the IB Program.In addition to their academic... Read More.
The holidays are a time to gather with friends and family, make memories and build on traditions, and give thanks often around a table filled with an abundance of food. For thousands of Southern Tier residents, however, holiday dinner does not exist and so... Read More.
Food donations came in from all over Bradford County to fill an entire school bus for Child Hunger Outreach Partners (CHOP). Feed the Bus for CHOP, a food drive held in memory of Athens teen, Jaymz Altieri, was held throughout the month of September.Bill Snyder,... Read More.
An entire school bus has been filled with food for the needy, thanks to a month-long food drive by Feed the Bus for CHOP, in loving memory of Jaymz Altieri. The Liz Terwilliger for Congress is inviting members of the community to join us... Read More.
Low to moderate income individuals and families are invited to participate in a free food giveaway on Saturday, August 7, from 10:00 am until 11:00 am, at Tioga County Rural Ministry, 143 North Ave., Owego.Please... Read More.