Author archive for Eileen Thomas

  • Hunger Action Week Features Acclaimed Documentary ‘A Place at the Table’

    Click here to view the Press Release: Hunger Action Week Features Acclaimed Documentary ‘A Place at the Table’ (PDF) “One out…

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  • Why Empty Bowls? I could give you 60,000 reasons but I’ll start with two.

    Yesterday a young mother came to the food bank for the first time.  She had one baby girl in a…

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  • What then must we do?

    But my experience yesterday was like being hit suddenly and hard in the chest. I got to see the waiting…

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  • “The Best Job I Ever Had”

    Really great volunteers are hard to come by, and one of my “favorites” just lost his battle with cancer. In…

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  • Eat! Moms are so obsesssed!

    “Mom!  I’m hungry!”  At our house, this is usually a whine from a teeanager standing in front of a fairly…

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