April 14, 2014
WATCH: Ohio farmers donate pork to the Greater Cleveland Food Bank

Watch Anne Goodman, president and CEO of the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, Congresswoman Marcia Fudge, and Duane Stateler, president of the Ohio Pork Council, celebrate an Easter pork donation! This donation marks 1 million meals donated by Ohio pork farmers since they began to partner with Ohio's foodbanks. 

Click to learn more »
 
April 3, 2014
Help Wanted: Poverty Fighters in Ohio

A poverty-fighting organization is looking for some new recruits who can provide a helping hand for Ohioans in need. In exchange for a modest stipend, AmeriCorps members volunteer at schools, shelters, and other community service programs throughout the state.

Click to learn more »
 
March 31, 2014
Senator Sherrod Brown: "National Service: Strengthening Ohio's Communities"

"AmeriCorps VISTA also partners with the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) to provide low-income children with free, healthy meals and snacks. In Ohio, over 800,000 children receive free or reduced lunches during the school year, but in the summer months many of them go hungry. I believe in service because we all have a duty to help improve our communities and uplift our fellow Americans."

Click to learn more »