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Community Helps Dayton Food Pantry Feed Thousands

Dayton, Nevada – The Dayton Food Pantry hit it’s goal to collect and distribute 300 turkeys during the days leading up to the Thankgiving holiday. Pantry manager Alie Trier said, “I can’t thank everyone enough. During November, the community helped…

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Over 4,000 Pounds of Food Donated Through Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

Dayton, Nevada -The annual Letter Carriers’ “Stamp Out Hunger” Food Drive was a big success in Dayton. The community donated over 4,000 pounds of food for Healthy Communities Coalition’s Dayton Food Pantry through the May 12th food drive! The postal…

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Dayton Farmers Market is Open for the Season

Dayton, Nevada – The Dayton Farmers Market has opened for the 2018 summer season. The market takes place every Saturday through September from 9am – 1pm at 60 Second Avenue and Highway 50. Market-goers will find seasonal fresh vegetables and…

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Job Opening for Food Security Project Manager with HCC

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties PO Box 517 Dayton NV 89403 775-246-7550 Position-Project Manager Food Security Definition: Under direction of the Healthy Communities Coalition’s (HCC) Executive Director and Board of Directors, the Project Manager will provide oversight…

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Lyon Community Selected as Finalist for RWJF Culture of Health Prize

Community Health Efforts Recognized as Lyon County Region Advances in Prize Selection Process The Lyon County, Nevada community has been chosen as a finalist for the RWJF Culture of Health Prize given by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. “Selected from…

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Free Cooking Class and Dinner Feb 26

Dayton, Nevada – Healthy Communities’ free cooking class and dinner is on February 26th at 5:30pm at the Dayton Community Center at 170 Pike Street. This month, the focus is on ‘Boosting Moods With Foods.’ Dietitian Kim Mason will explain…

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