Posts With Keyword ‘JoNes VanHecke’

Spring Donations Needed for Pella Food Shelf

Posted: Monday, March 8th, 2010 at 6:23 am

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The generosity of food donors during the holiday season is always greatly appreciated, but donations are needed year round to help Pella area families and individuals.

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Marion County Bank Presents Donation to Pella Food Shelf

Posted: Saturday, January 2nd, 2010 at 6:21 am

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Marion County Bank in Pella recently presented a nearly $1,200 donation to the Pella Food Shelf in the form of a Christmas card. 

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Holiday Season is the Time to Give to Local Food Banks

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2009 at 6:23 am

Food and giving are often two themes that are associated with the holiday season, and for area food banks, to two run together.

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Pella Food Shelf Distributes Thanksgiving Meals to Scores of Families

Posted: Thursday, November 26th, 2009 at 6:25 am

138 families in the Pella area will be able to enjoy a full Thanksgiving meal Thursday, thanks to a little help from the Pella Food Shelf. Food Shelf Director JoNes VanHecke tells KNIA/KRLS News the “Thanksgiving Meal-in-a-box” distribution took place Tuesday night. The meal packages include a frozen turkey and many of the other food items typically included in a traditional Thanksgiving meal.

Food and Basic Needs in High Demand at Pella Food Shelf

Posted: Wednesday, November 18th, 2009 at 6:21 am

The Holiday Season is often a time when people are more conscious of giving to their local food bank, but it also happens to be the time when those goods are in highest demand.

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Need for Food Donations Increases as Holidays Approach

Posted: Saturday, November 7th, 2009 at 6:25 am

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The approaching cold weather season is typically the most popular time for food drives for local food shelves, but it’s also the time when those items are in the greatest demand.

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Bounty of Organic Produce Available at Pella Food Shelf

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2009 at 6:23 am

While the volunteers that work at the Pella Food Shelf are enjoying the new location on the east side of town, its clients are enjoying the abundance of fresh produce that is available to them.

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Fall Semester Begins at Central

Posted: Thursday, August 27th, 2009 at 6:25 am

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Classes for the fall semester began Wednesday at Central College.

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Central College Welcomes New Students

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2009 at 6:25 am

New students start moving in at Central College this weekend as part of the school’s “Welcome Week.”

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Pella Food Shelf Opens Tuesday in New Location

Posted: Monday, August 17th, 2009 at 7:09 am

The Pella Food Shelf, a charitable food donation organization, will re-open Tuesday in their new location on the east side of town.

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Pella Food Shelf Moves to New Location

Posted: Thursday, August 13th, 2009 at 7:59 am

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The Pella Food Shelf is officially moved to their new location on the east side of town.

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