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End 68 Hours of Hunger

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Doran Independent Insurance would like to announce that we will be teaming up with End 68 Hours of Hunger for 2019.

If you have any donations or would like to donate a nonperishable item to the program, feel free to drop all items off at our office located at 64 Center Street.

Please refer to Doran's Community page for any updates that the Wolfeboro Chapter may have.

What is End 68 Hours of Hunger?

It is a private, non-profit effort to confront the approximately 68 hours of hunger that some school children experience between the free lunch they receive at school on Friday afternoon to the free breakfast they receive at school Monday morning.

2020 Brochure

Their Vision

To end childhood hunger in our communities by providing food for children Pre-K through Grade 6 in the Wolfeboro Children Center, Wolfeboro, Tuftonboro, Ossipee, Ossipee Headstart and Middleton communities, in the hope that no child goes hungry on the weekends. 

Facts

  • End 68 Hours started in Dover, NH in 2011
  • The non-profit currently has 47 chapters worldwide
  • The Wolfeboro chapter began in August 2014 serving 18 children 
  • Currently serves 135 students
  • The program runs for 10 months while school is in session that serves all 41 weekends
  • Each weekend each child is sent home with 2 breakfast meals, 2 lunches, 3 dinners and snacks
  • Each bag prepared costs about $12.00
  • Currently 40+ volunteers in the Wolfeboro chapter

Types of food needed

• Applesauce Cups: Individual
• Canned Chicken: 5 oz.
• Canned Ham: 5 oz.
• Canned Pasta with Meat: 15 oz.
• Canned Tuna: 5 oz.
• Cereal: 8 pack individual size
• Chicken Noodle Soup: 10 ½ oz.
• Dinty Moore Stew: 15 oz.
• Granola Bars
• Mac & Cheese: Boxes only
• Peanut Butter 16 oz. plastic jars
• Pork & Beans: 10 oz.
• Pudding Cups
• Vegetable Beef Soup: 10 ½ oz.

Drop off locations

  • All Saints Episcopal Church
  • Doran Independent Insurance
  • First Christian Church
  • First Congregational Church of Wolfeboro
  • Olympia Gym
  • Peoples United Bank
  • Union Congregational Church in Union

The Doran Team on May 4th, 2019 supporting End 68 Hours of Hunger.

Food donations from the Doran Team.

Over 1,100 items were donated.

This year all End 68 Hours of Hunger donations will be placed in these buckets for pick up!