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Greater Cleveland Food Bank

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Your support of the Greater Cleveland Food Bank makes a difference in the lives of so many Northeast Ohioans struggling to make ends meet. Below are some of the stories of your neighbors helped by your generosity.

Keeping the Lights On and Food on the Table

Keeping the Lights On and Food on the Table

Making sure his family is fed is Dominic’s number-one priority.

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Tackling Cancer and Having Something Healthy

Tackling Cancer and Having Something Healthy

But, Danny smiles despite his hardship. “Being sick beats the alternative,” he says with a grin.

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Above All, They Love the Food

Above All, They Love the Food

When Dr. Wendy Sprinkle hears the second-graders chattering excitedly, she knows it’s her cue.

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Bringing Families Hope by the Truckload

Bringing Families Hope by the Truckload

When the School Market program rolls around, Sherell feels a tremendous sense of relief.

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It's Good to Know that Somebody Does Care

It's Good to Know that Somebody Does Care

The visits from All Faiths Pantry give Karen help and hope.

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Your Support Helps Ease Worries

Your Support Helps Ease Worries

Mary and Debbie each face unique challenges, but your support helps immensely.

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Your Support Provides Needed After-School Meals

Your Support Provides Needed After-School Meals

With full bellies, these kids know hunger won’t be interrupting this study session.

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Thanks to You, Students Can Follow Their Dreams

Thanks to You, Students Can Follow Their Dreams

The students at Central Middle School have after-school meals through the Kid's Café program.

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Kids have full bellies, thanks to you.

Kids have full bellies, thanks to you.

You can feel the energy and excitement inside Global Ambassadors Language Academy.

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You're Helping Seniors get Needed Nutrients

You're Helping Seniors get Needed Nutrients

Medication costs coupled with expensive foods can quickly eat up grocery budgets, especially for seniors.

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Amidst Hardship, Friends Feel Supported

Amidst Hardship, Friends Feel Supported

Loretta recently lost her husband and Barbara is a retired veteran. Both are struggling to make ends meet

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Meet Cornelious, a Food Bank Truck Driver

Meet Cornelious, a Food Bank Truck Driver

Cornelious loves his job because he knows he has the opportunity to help people in need, thanks to you.

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For Frank's Family, it was Either Food or Bills

For Frank's Family, it was Either Food or Bills

"In the winter, the landscaping jobs go down and it was either food or bills."

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A Long Life, Thanks to Eating Healthfully

A Long Life, Thanks to Eating Healthfully

Ruth is 93 years old. She attributes her longevity to eating healthy food.

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Families Feel Comforted, Thanks to Your Support

Families Feel Comforted, Thanks to Your Support

Corinne makes sure her children eat first, and that can mean skipping a meal.

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Your Kindness is Vital for Seniors

Your Kindness is Vital for Seniors

“And now, something good happened. We appreciate that some people gave for other people.”

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You're Easing the Burden on Hardworking Families

You're Easing the Burden on Hardworking Families

Making ends meet can be hard, but thanks to your support, Tabitha can feed her kids.

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