Madeleine Hennessy

/Madeleine Hennessy

About Madeleine Hennessy

Madeleine Hennessy is the Marketing & Communications Manager for Feeding San Diego sharing updates on programs, hunger-relief, nutrition and food recovery.

CalFresh Same-Day Workshop Program Expands

We have expanded our CalFresh Same-Day workshop model to reach families across the county at a select number of school partners.

FSD’s CalFresh team enrolls eligible clients, dispels myths about food stamp assistance, and helps eliminate the stigma surrounding the program. Our outreach model is designed to move clients towards self-sufficiency and […]

By |May 8, 2017|Feeding Excellence|Comments Off on CalFresh Same-Day Workshop Program Expands

Top Volunteers: May 2017

While being one of our younger Team Leaders, Cecilia Shi consistently steps up to help lead food sorting volunteer shifts. She has been volunteering with Feeding San Diego since 2015 and became a Team Leader last November. Her flexibility and desire to go above and beyond helps us excel in […]

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Nutrition Nugget & Recipe: Avocados

Did you know that while most fruit consists of primarily carbohydrates, avocados are high in healthy fats and low in carbs?  Paired with a lean protein like chicken and Vitamin C rich mango, this Avocado Mango and Chicken Salad recipe is a delicious lunch or light dinner choice.  Using Greek yogurt instead of […]

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Empty Bowls 2017

Since 2007, Coronado High School has raised funds to support local hunger-relief efforts through their Empty Bowls event. Ceramics students at Coronado High School work diligently to create ceramic bowls, which are purchased by guests and filled with soup during the event’s dinner.

This year’s event taking place on April 27 […]

By |April 12, 2017|campaigns and events, donors|Comments Off on Empty Bowls 2017

Top Volunteers: April 2017

Volunteer of the Month

In a short amount of time, Debra Bradshaw has stepped up as a leader amongst our food sorting volunteer shifts.  Since January 2017, she has donated more than 81 hours as a Team Leader volunteer at our distribution center.

Her enthusiasm, positive attitude and warmth helps us create […]

By |April 12, 2017|volunteer programs|Comments Off on Top Volunteers: April 2017