Volunteer of the Month – September

Food Finders' volunteer of the month is our dedicated pantry check-in volunteer, Lisa! Lisa's favorite part of volunteering is the people. "You can quickly develop a rapport with the staff, other volunteers and the clients," Lisa shared. A good friend connected her to...

Figuring out Fiber

By: Sierra Girton, MS, CSCS, USAW | Purdue Dietetics Intern What is Fiber? Fiber is a carbohydrate the body can’t digest but is essential for normal and regular digestion. Fiber helps the body digest other carbohydrates such as sugar, allowing the body to keep hunger...

Food Labels and What to Look For

by: Riley Johnson, Dietetic Intern | Purdue University Coordinated Program | Personal Trainer | Purdue Recreation and Wellness Do you ever look at a food product and wonder what's in it? Do you ever look at a food label and just don’t know where or what to look for?...

September is Hunger Action Month

What is it? Hunger Action Month® is the Feeding America network’s nationwide campaign during September encourages us to raise awareness and take action on the issue of hunger. Why should you participate? Hunger exists in every county in the U.S., affecting 40 million...

Volunteer of the Month – July

Food Finders' volunteer of the month is the Connection Point Church Youth Group! This group, led by Pastor Mark Whitehead, wanted to enjoy the mild weather from a couple of weeks ago, so they ventured out to our rain gardens and savannas to help maintain the health of...

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