By Alexis Sachdev and Dominique T. Johnson

Olney: Church Stands Against Hunger

Olney: Church Stands Against Hunger

Since becoming the first African-American and female pastor of Solid Rock United Methodist Church in 2004, Reverend Margaret Powell has been dedicated to promoting nutritious education and combating city-wide hunger. The church, located at 199 E. Tabor Rd., donates thousands of pounds of food each month to those in need through its partnership with SHARE, some of which […]

 By Megan Paolini and Ian Romano

Frankford: Man Keeps Local Food Cupboards Together

Frankford: Man Keeps Local Food Cupboards Together

Gwen Boyd said she cooks her best dishes for her church’s food cupboard. The smell of tomato sauce and chicken Alfredo filled the 200-year-old church grounds last Wednesday — a landmark that was once part of the Underground Railroad. But church trustees of the Campbell African Methodist Episcopal Church said plates would be empty, volunteers […]