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dateJanuary 24, 2009 userPosted by:

800+ lbs of Food Donated to Samaritan Community Center…

It was an unbelievable outpooring of support by Cave Springs neighborhoods:  Weston Hills and Wellington. Together these neighbors donated over 800+ lbs of food that was given to the Samaritan Community Center in Rogers.  In talking with the folks at the Samaritan Community Center, we know that this food will be given away very quickly

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dateDecember 29, 2008 userPosted by:

Food Banks & Shelters Expecting Shortages Beginning in February

An article in the Benton County Daily Record on Dec 26th (http://nwanews.com/bcdr/News/69234/), demonstrates the tremendous response that our communities are capable of when it comes to making a difference against hunger. However, the size of the need continues to be larger than the size of the response. Without any actions, the expectation is that local

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dateDecember 8, 2008 userPosted by:

Bella Vista Good Neighbor Food Drive…Primrose Lane & Piccadilly

Bella Vista Good Neighbor Food Drive brought in just under 500 lbs of food. The amazing thing is that was in just 21 homes. It was really well received on our two streets, Primrose Lane. & Piccadilly. Mike Campbell and my daughter Lauren and son Matthew, Scott Herron and his son Brady

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dateNovember 26, 2008 userPosted by:

Bentonville High School YACHT Club Food & Clothing Drive

Nov 17th to Nov 21st was a week that doesn’t happen in very many high schools…after all…what were you interested or concerned with when you were in High School? The Bentonville High School’s YACHT (Youth Against Complacency and Hunger Today) Club sponsered a school wide Food & Clothing Drive to Benefit Seven Hills Homeless Shelter

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dateNovember 21, 2008 userPosted by:

When a “Good Neighbor Food Drive” Becomes More About the “Good Neighbor” than the “Food Drive”…

Below is a story from a Bella Vista neighborhood on part of their experience during their Good Neighbor Food Drive (story told from their perspective)… Before the food drive, we were walking the neighborhood to put notices on the door and one of our neighbors was already prepared and waiting for us with eight or

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dateNovember 12, 2008 userPosted by:

When Someone Returns to Say Thank You…(Good Neighbor Food Drive in Centeron)

Below is an email that Cobblestone Project received from The Way Ministries after a local family conducted a Good Neighbor Food Drive in Centerton.  The story is powerful because within it lies a story of a cycle being broken, people being helped that don’t forget and return to help those that still have need. This

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dateOctober 23, 2008 userPosted by:

Bentonville’s Lochmoor Club donates 850+ lbs of Food!

The Arkansas Razorback game on Saturday may not have done anything for the residents of NW Arkansas, but Sunday’s Good Neighbor Food Drive collected over 850+ lbs of food for the Samaritan Community Center in Rogers. To date that brings the total Good Neighbor Food Drive donations to 2,450 lbs of food in just two

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dateOctober 21, 2008 userPosted by:

College Place Good Neighbor Food Drive Hauls in 1,500 lbs of Food!

What an amazing day in Bentonville on Saturday, Oct 18th!  College Place neighborhood donated an amazing 1,500 lbs of food that was donated to the Samaritan Community Center! What an amazing demonstration of the generous hearts that call College Place home. Special thanks to the neighborhood volunteers to gave of their time so generously. Mark,

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dateOctober 13, 2008 userPosted by:

Special Edition Good Neighbor Food Drive receives 500+ lbs of Food Donations!

Chick-Fil-A owner Scott Clark was generous enough to allow Cobblestone Project to use their parking lot on Sunday to try and raise awareness of the hunger issue in NW Arkansas and provide a special drop off point for food donations. We are thankful for the many people who took a small detour from their days

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dateOctober 9, 2008 userPosted by:

October Good Neighbor Food Drive Collects 1,000+ lbs of Food!

It was an incredible weekend as Rogers neighborhoods The Manors, Highland Knolls and Hearthstone came together to donate over 1,000+ lbs the meet the food needs at the Samaritan Community Center! Huge thanks to the volunteers that pulled it all together and to the generous hearts of the residents of these neighborhoods. What a HUGE

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