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Friendship Donations Network e-News

Check out the latest news from FDN: Friendship Donations Network e-News Contents include: 50 Hour Radio Marathon Benefits FDN, April 7–9 Food Donor Spotlight: 7-eleven Ithacans Host March for Climate, Jobs and Justice, April 29 Local Resolution Supports NYS Food Waste Proposal New guidelines for food dates will reduce food waste Rescuing food and reducing […]

50 Hour Radio Marathon Benefits Friendship Donations Network

The 31st Annual VIC Radio 50 Hour Marathon is THIS weekend, Friday April 7 at 4:00pm to Sunday April 9 at 6:00pm. You can listen on vicradio.org, 91.7 FM (92 WICB), wicb.org, or ictv.org. Four DJs stay up for 50 consecutive hours to raise money for a local nonprofit. This year’s beneficiary is Friendship Donations Network, Ithaca’s food […]

Join FDN at the Ithaca Purim Celebration, March 12

Community Wide Celebration of Purim on Sunday, March 12th Many of the Jewish organizations in Ithaca are coming together this year to celebrate Purim and to share the holiday with the entire community. The carnival will take place at The Space at GreenStar on Sunday, March 12th from 2:30 to 5:30 PM. Purim is one […]

Food Donor Spotlight: 7-Eleven

Interview conducted in 2017 by Yolanda Lin. Michael Von Dengler saw 30 or more gallons of milk that were likely going to go to waste while local colleges were on winter break in 2010. With the encouragement of his assistant manager at the then Wilson Farms in Collegetown. Von Dengler searched for local organizations that […]