Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Frighteningly accurate prophecy

In the 1960s, John Brunner wrote two astoundingly prescient novels, Stand on Zanzibar and The Sheep Look Up.  

In these dystopian times, it is a strange sensation to greet each new horror (like today's shooting in Troutdale) with a sad feeling of recognition and to think, "Ah, so he was right about that too."

Get a gift match 1-1: Only 3 days left!

$10 could buy you a nice lunch or a new book. Most of the time $10 donated to Marion-Polk Food Share provides 1 family with a 3-4 day supply of emergency food. For 3 more days only your $10 can provide assistance for up to 7 hungry families.
Your impact with generous match.
You will help more families thanks to a generous match. Click here to see full infographic.
Thanks to the CenturyLink Foundation any gift given as a part of the CenturyLink Backpack Buddies Feed the Children Food Drive will be generously matched!

This is a great opportunity for you to help even more children, seniors and families access needed emergency food. 
If you're interested in giving at this time  click here to make an online donation. For your donation to be matched it needs to be in the doors here at Marion-Polk Food Share by 5pm on Friday, June 13th, and designated as a part of the CenturyLink Food Drive.

I've already made a contribution of my own and I hope you will join me in this great opportunity to feed even more families.

Thank you,
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Rick Gaupo
President & CEO
Marion-Polk Food Share

P.S. - If you have already heard about the match and have made a gift thank you! I will be sure to let you know your impact as soon as all of the numbers are tallied.
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