June 5th, 2017
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Farm Fresh Fest is Back!

We’re excited to announce that CEAP’s popular Farm Fresh Fest will be back for a second year! Farm Fresh Fest is a celebration of our community and an opportunity for hundreds of local families to enjoy fresh, in-season produce in a warm, inviting festival atmosphere. The event includes produce stands, grilled treats, food samples, recipes, health and
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May 25th, 2017
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CEAP and Avenues are Together for Good!

CEAP is partnering with Avenues for Homeless Youth in a joint venture to strengthen the northwest suburban community by lifting up residents in need with a comprehensive safety net and supportive resources. Check out this video to learn more about our collective work. Together, Avenues and CEAP support thousands of community members, from the very young
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May 22nd, 2017
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May 4th, 2017
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The April Brooklyn Bounty is here!

Did you know you can find local free and reduced meals, as well as food distributions, in your area?  Check out CEAP’s April Brooklyn Bounty  and Anoka County Food Resources for information on distributions, meals, and resources. 

April 14th, 2017
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2017 March FoodShare Wrap-Up

Thank you to our generous community who made this year’s March FoodShare Campaign such a huge success. Our food shelf is brimming with food – 187,448 pounds to be exact! In addition, you helped us raise $131,982.84 in critical financial support for our programming. Here are just a few highlights from this year’s campaign:This year’s Feed
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April 7th, 2017
Category: News & Updates

Spread kindness like confetti! A fundraiser for CEAP

Please join us on April 1, 2017 as we wrap up March FoodShare with a night of food and fun at CR’s Sports Bar in Coon Rapids! All-you-can-eat Spaghetti Dinner from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM  – Tickets $10 eachAll-you-can-drink Tap Beer from 7:30 PM -9:30 PM – Tickets $10 each Also, you can purchase a combo tickets
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March 8th, 2017
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Feed the Need on March 25th!

When you shop for your groceries on March 25th, consider buying an extra bag of groceries for a family in need. CEAP volunteers will be at local Cub and Festival Foods and have pre-packed bags of groceries filled with the items your neighbors in need frequently request.We will be at the following locations on March
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March 8th, 2017
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March Brooklyn Bounty Available!

Did you know you can find local free and reduced meals, as well as food distributions, in your area?  Check out CEAP’s March  Brooklyn Bounty and Anoka County Food Resources for information on distributions, meals, and resources. 

March 8th, 2017
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We need you in the fight against hunger!

Every March, Minnesotans rally in support of their local food shelves, providing essential food and funds to help their neighbors in need. The Minnesota FoodShare March campaign is a statewide effort to alleviate hunger in our communities.This year, CEAP hopes to raise $150,000 and stock our two food shelves with 200,000 pounds of food to
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January 13th, 2017
Category: Community, Donors, Event, News & Updates, Volunteer Events