Programs

  • Greek Festival

    Start: May 12, 2017
    11:00am
    End: May 13, 2017
    8:00pm
    Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, 573 N. Highland, Memphis, TN 38122

    Bring 3 non-perishable food items to donate to Mid-South Food Bank at the Greek Festival, either May 12 or May 13, and receive 1 free admission to the Festival. For more information visit http://www.memphisgreekfestival.com/home.html

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  • Stamp Out Hunger

    May 13th, 2017
    All-day Event
    Mid-South

    On Saturday, May 13, 2017, Mid-South Food Bank will join the National Association of Letter Carriers to Stamp Out Hunger across America. It’s simple to get involved!

    Just leave non-perishable food items by your mailbox (in a sack, bag or box) before the time of your regular mail delivery, and your letter carrier will pick them up and deliver them to Mid-South Food Bank. For more information, click https://www.nalc.org/community-service/food-drive

     

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  • Operation Feed Starts

    May 15th, 2017
    All-day Event
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  • Red Nose Day

    May 25th, 2017
    All-day Event

    Red Nose Day in the U.S. will take place on Thursday, May 25, 2017, in conjunction with the third annual “Red Nose Day Special” from broadcast partner NBC. Americans across the country will come together, wear their Red Noses and raise money and awareness to help children living in poverty.

    With the support of millions of generous Americans, major partners and hundreds of celebrities, Red Nose Day has raised over $60 million in its first two years since launching in the U.S. in 2015, including more than $36 million in 2016.

    For 2017, the campaign’s iconic Red Noses will once again be available exclusively at Walgreens and Duane Reade locations nationwide, which will go on sale at a later date, to be announced. The campaign will culminate in another great night of TV, with NBC’s third annual telecast of “The Red Nose Day Special” airing May 25. 

    Half of the money distributed from Red Nose Day is spent right here in the U.S. The other half is spent in some of the poorest communities in Latin America, Asia, and Africa.

    Funds raised by Red Nose Day in the US have supported programs, including Mid-South Food Bank, in all 50 states and 25 countries internationally.

    All money raised supports projects that ensure ...

    *Meals to feed hungry kids in America

    *Safe places to live for homeless children

    *Essential medical services for children

    *Life-saving vaccines and treatments for children

    *Eye exams and glasses for a child in need

    *Anti-malarial nets to protect a mother and her baby

    *Books, supplies and activities to help children keep reading skills sharp during Summer

    To learn more about Red Nose Day visit https://rednoseday.org/

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