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Rescue Mission kicks off hunger and homelessness awareness week

Foellinger Foundation gifted a $1 million grant for the Rescue Mission's capital campaign, with half of it being a matching gift.

Posted: Nov. 13, 2018 9:22 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - The Rescue Mission is kicking off their National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week. It started with the Rescue Mission announcing the match to their Foellinger Foundation grant, which was presented in December 2017.

Foellinger Foundation gifted a $1 million grant for the Rescue Mission's capital campaign, with half of it being a matching gift.

This week they are hoping to raise awareness to help people in need downtown. They'll wrap the week up with a donation with a donation drive.

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