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Grocery Run – Nov. 5, 2022

What is the East Avenue Grocery Run? It’s a 5K and 1 mile run / walk, which raises money to feed hungry people. This year, the event is on the morning of Saturday, November 5th. You can participate in-person, or you can participate ‘virtually’. Virtual participants can choose any distance to run, bike, walk, swim or stroll – anywhere, anytime between November 4th and 6th. Recruit your friends and family to participate with you, no matter where they live!

Goodbye South Wedge, Hello People’s Pantry

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The last year-and-a-half has been a pivotal time in the history of South Wedge Food Pantry. The Covid-19 pandemic, and our decision to keep serving our clients, changed us for the better. We transformed into the largest free grocery delivery service in all of Rochester, serving thousands of people each month, either by delivery or from our front door. We met amazing people along the way and kept hunger out of the homes of so many who lost income due to the layoffs in 2020. All while operating on a shoestring budget. The South Wedge went through its own transformation, albeit much more gradual. It… Read More »Goodbye South Wedge, Hello People’s Pantry