Saint Augustine's Church http://wxpr.org en Church Donation Boosts Food Pantry's Capital Campaign http://wxpr.org/post/church-donation-boosts-food-pantrys-capital-campaign <p>Rhinelander Area Food Pantry is more than halfway to its fundraising goal for moving to a new location.&nbsp; St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church in Rhinelander has donated $25,000 to help the food pantry buy a new building.&nbsp;</p><p>Rhinelander&nbsp;Area Food Pantry Executive Director Guy Hansen says it’s the capitol campaign’s largest donation so far.&nbsp;</p><blockquote><p>“We have had two or three major donations.&nbsp; But mostly they’re donations of anywhere from one hundred to a thousand dollars typically.”&nbsp;</p> Mon, 23 Dec 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 12249 at http://wxpr.org 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