Posts Tagged 'partners'

You Can Help NNEMAP Knock Out Poverty!

 

We’ve joined the fight against poverty with @United Way of Central Ohio, and we need you on our team! 1 in 3 people in central Ohio lack the income to meet their basic needs. But you can be part of the solution. Join us and @United Way of Central Ohio in the fight against poverty by supporting NNEMAP Food Pantry in a fun and exciting “March Madness”-style fundraising tournament.

NOW through March 10, your donation gives NNEMAP Food Pantry a strong start in this year’s Knock Out Poverty bracket challenge as we compete for a $200,000 prize pool!

Get in the game and help us #KnockOutPoverty in our city. All you need to do is CLICK HERE TO DONATE! 100% of your donation goes to NNEMAP Food Pantry.

Bracket standings go LIVE on March 11. More donors + more donations = more prize money for NNEMAP Food Pantry! The best part? No matter who wins, we ALL win!

DONATE NOW!!!

THANK YOU for supporting our quest to win the #KOPChallenge!

 

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Harmony for Hunger Benefit Concert!

Join us for a family friendly evening of fantastic entertainment, all in support of NNEMAP Food Pantry. Do a little early Christmas shopping during intermission at our silent auction! For additional details and ticket information, CLICK HERE!

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Call–and Incredible Response!

Last month NNEMAP Food Pantry was invited again to participate in the CenturyLink “Backpack Buddies” fundraiser. This campaign promises matching funds of at least 75 cents on the dollar thanks to the generosity of the Clarke M. Williams Foundation. That’s a great deal no matter how you look at it. 

After last year’s successful fund drive netted over $20,000 in total donations, NNEMAP challenged you, our donors, fans and supporters, to make this year’s event even better. Leave it to an organization supported by dozens of churches to understand the old ‘call and response’ routine, because did you ever respond!

NNEMAP’s donor individuals, churches and other organizations contributed over $37,000 toward the Backpack Buddies campaign. The Clarke M. Williams Foundation matched that nearly dollar for dollar. When all was said and done, NNEMAP was blessed with over $70,000 in total cash donations!

There’s really only one thing to say:

THANK YOU!!!!

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Attention Kroger Shoppers!

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Attention, Kroger shoppers! Just a little friendly reminder for you from your friends at NNEMAP. Do you participate in Kroger’s Community Rewards program? The leading grocery store chain’s generous program distributes millions of dollars annually to schools, churches and other non-profit organizations. In other words, Kroger Community Rewards help provide crucial funds for organizations just like NNEMAP!

Signing up is fast and easy. Simply go to the Kroger Community Rewards site and log in. If you haven’t created an account before, you’ll need to enter an e-mail address and password.

Complete the remaining required fields, and you will proceed to a “Find Your Organization” prompt. You can type “NNEMAP” in the box or just enter our organization’s ID number: 80611. Then click on the “Search” button.

When your search results come up, click on the round button next to the NNEMAP entry to highlight it. Then click on the “Enroll” button. And…that’s it! It is really that simple. You shop, we get a steady drip of needed financial support. What’s not to love?

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Not a Kroger shopper? Don’t let that stop you from supporting NNEMAP’s mission! Click here to find out how you can help today!

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Busy January Follows Record-Setting 2016

We keep telling you we’re busy here at NNEMAP. And then we get busier. Maybe we should stop mentioning it! But since our mission is possible thanks especially to you, our faithful friends, volunteers and supporters, you have the right to know what’s going on here. Well, here’s what’s going on: we’re busy. How busy? Check this out:

MEALS DISTRIBUTED, ANNUALLY

2015: 223,811          2016: 323,814

Increase: 100,003–we gave away 45 percent more meals in 2016. Of course, we surpassed our 2016 total by the end of September, so this comes as no surprise. For a peek at what this year may have in store, look here:

MEALS DISTRIBUTED, LAST 3 JANUARYS

2015: 17,643          2016: 22,842          2017: 29,194         

Increase: 6,352 or 28 percent more meals than 2016; 11,551 or 65 percent more than in 2015. That’s a busy January! If past performance is any indication, 2017 will be another record-setting year at NNEMAP.

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To keep pace with this kind of inflation, we need your help! If you have some time, talent or treasure to donate to NNEMAP’s cause, contact us today. And tell a friend–because we’re busy!

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677 E. 11th Ave.
Columbus, OH 43211

PLEASE NOTE: We will be CLOSED on SATURDAY, August 31, and MONDAY, September 2, in recognition of Labor Day. We will re-open for business on TUESDAY, September 3.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday:

9 am-12 noon

Thursday: CLOSED

Saturday Produce Mart: 11 am-1 pm

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