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Family to Family: ‘There’s So Much Love Here’

As it appeared on WNEP SCRANTON — A Thanksgiving eve tradition of handing out food to thousands wrapped up Wednesday afternoon in Scranton. Family to Family volunteers estimate that that 15,000 people will have a turkey dinner on Thursday thanks to the program. Family to Family is an appropriate name for the organized chaos inside Read more about Family to Family: ‘There’s So Much Love Here’[…]

Family-to-Family Fundraising Starts for Thanksgiving

As it appeared on The Times-Tribune When James Burne first met the late Sister Adrian Barrett 30 years ago, he offered his help to the woman who came to be known as “the Mother Teresa of Scranton.” A couple of months later, the phone rang. “Could you help me feed some families?” he recalled the Read more about Family-to-Family Fundraising Starts for Thanksgiving[…]

A Thanksgiving Tradition Continues

As it appeared in Happenings Magazine Thousands of Scranton area residents who don’t have the resources for a Thanksgiving meal this year will sit down to turkey, stuffing, and other traditional fare, thanks to local families and organizations. The Family to Family Thanksgiving Dinner Program, now in its 29th year, provides Thanksgiving food baskets to Read more about A Thanksgiving Tradition Continues[…]