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Food Shelf

December 13, 2017
EDITORIAL: Area needs a homeless shelter
December 13, 2017 - 6:16am
December 12, 2017
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Holiday Train stops in Alexandria
December 12, 2017 - 2:21pm
May 22, 2017
Trenton Tuey, a sixth-grader at Discovery Middle School, helps manage and organize The Shelf, the school's food shelf. (Contributed)
Discovery Middle School partners with church to stock food shelf
May 22, 2017 - 7:59am
March 1, 2017
Debra LeDoux, chief diversity officer at Alexandria Technical and Community College, looks over the supplies at the Campus Cupboard. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Filling a need for hunger on campus
March 1, 2017 - 6:00am
December 14, 2016
YMCA celebrates New Year with the community
December 14, 2016 - 11:00am
November 11, 2016
Brooke Jahnke and Lauren Heseltine make tie blankets to donate to police and fire stations to give to people in times of emergency. Community members will be able to make tie blankets and more at First Lutheran Church's Service Blast on Wednesday, Nov. 16. (Contributed)
Ready your hands for community-wide Service Blast on Nov. 16
November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
September 30, 2016
Supporters and volunteers for the Douglas County Outreach Food Shelf gather for a ceremonial groundbreaking. They included representatives from Hagstrom Engineering, Widseth Smith Nolting and Associates, Innovative Builders, The Salvation Army, Douglas Machine and members of the food shelf board and building committee. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Food shelf expanding to meet growing need
September 30, 2016 - 2:15am
Volunteers unload a van heaped with food donation items from various businesses around town at the Douglas County Outreach Food Shelf. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
Keeping the food shelf stocked
September 30, 2016 - 12:00am
July 8, 2016
Local food shelf receives $64,000 grant
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am
An exhibitor at last year’s car show polishes the windshield of her shiny vintage vehicle. This year’s show will be held on Sunday, June 26 at the Douglas County Fairgrounds in Alexandria.   (File photo)
Annual car show to support local food shelf
June 8, 2016 - 12:00am
May 25, 2016
Outreach Food Shelf receives $10,000 grant
May 25, 2016 - 12:00am
April 6, 2016
Jingle Bells continues to fight local hunger
April 6, 2016 - 12:00am
April 3, 2013
Students from New Testament Christian School in Alexandria, including (left to right) teacher Jennifer Holmquist with 1st and 2nd grade students Rachel Wegner, Joslyn Tacker, Riyada Braford, Jasmine Oliver, Ashley Larson, Adam Anderson, Landyn Thang, A.J. Cottington and Adrian Ryther, toured the Douglas County Outreach Food Shelf on Wednesday, March 27 and delivered donations of food and money. (Contributed photo)
Students raise funds for local food shelf
April 3, 2013 - 12:00am
December 12, 2012
Holiday Train to roll into town Friday, December 14
December 12, 2012 - 12:00am
December 7, 2012
New bowling tournament helps food shelf
December 7, 2012 - 12:00am