hunger http://wxpr.org en Ruby's Pantry to Deliver in Rhinelander http://wxpr.org/post/rubys-pantry-deliver-rhinelander <p>Rhinelander will soon be home to a new food pantry.&nbsp; Ruby’s Pantry is slated to make a large delivery of surplus and donated food once a month.&nbsp;</p><p>Organizer Chrissy Peterson says she originally had trouble finding the right space to house what could be thousands of pounds of food and hundreds of people.&nbsp; &nbsp;Eventually she found Grace Foursquare Church on Highway 17.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 16:26:50 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 13667 at http://wxpr.org Ruby's Pantry to Deliver in Rhinelander Film Screening to Focus on Hunger http://wxpr.org/post/film-screening-focus-hunger <p>A film screening next week is putting the spotlight on hunger issues in the Northwoods.&nbsp; St. Augustine&rsquo;s Church in Rhinelander is showing A Place at the Table.&nbsp; Father Dean Einerson says many families deal with uncertainty about getting enough to eat, and A Place at the Table looks at the reasons behind the problem.</p><blockquote><p>&ldquo;That&rsquo;s a movie that tries to get at why so many Americans face food insecurity.&nbsp; Last year there were 50 million Americans who didn&rsquo;t know where the food for their family was gonna come each week.&rdquo;</p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 17:52:29 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 8875 at http://wxpr.org Food Need Remains, Says Pantry Volunteer http://wxpr.org/post/food-need-remains-says-pantry-volunteer <p>News Director Ken Krall talks with John Winkelman of the Lakeland Food Pantry in Woodruff about the continuing need to keep people fed.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">John </span>Winkelman<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> from the Lakeland Food Pantry in Woodruff. More information on the Pantry is on their </span><a href="http://lakelandpantry.com" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">website</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 21:00:11 +0000 Ken Krall 8784 at http://wxpr.org Food Need Remains, Says Pantry Volunteer