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National Hunger and Homeless Awareness Week is Nov. 10-18

BEMIDJI -- The Northwest Minnesota Foundation has partnered with organizations throughout Bemidji and surrounding communities to educate the public about local efforts taking place to address the issues of hunger and homelessness, a release said.

The week of Nov. 10-18 is National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week. The foundation is inviting the public to visit its website for a list of resources and organizations that are in need of donations and volunteers to provide services to vulnerable individuals and families in our communities.

Anyone interested in learning more about the awareness week and how to get involved should visit and follow NMF on Facebook (@nwmnfoundation) and Twitter (@NWMnF).

The Northwest Minnesota Foundation is a public, charitable nonprofit community foundation serving 12 northwest Minnesota counties with a mission to invest resources, facilitate collaboration, and promote philanthropy to make the region a better place to live and work, a release said.

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