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    Melinda Beck
    Doodle for Hunger
    Pen on paper
    9 x 12 in.
    Signed

    Melinda Beck is a health columnist at The Wall Street Journal. Before that, she was the editor of the Marketplace section of The Wall Street Journal. Earlier, she worked at Newsweek. Beck obtained a bachelor's degree from Yale University.


    Benefiting St. Francis Food Pantries and Shelters

    Artists, entertainers, athletes, politicians, and business celebrities put their artistic and creative skills to good use by doodling. Proceeds from Doodle for Hunger allow St. Francis Food Pantries & Shelters to give support to a network of charitable programs that provide a broad range of services for those in need, including the provision of food, clothing, shelter, and related social services for the poor. Special conditions of sale apply.


    The auction is offered on the Internet only and will close May 31, 2014, 10pm CT. For more information, contact Stephanie O'Barr, StephanieO@HA.com or 1.800.872.6467 x1807.




    St. Francis Food Pantries and Shelters: Mission Statement


    St. Francis Food Pantries and Shelters is established to alleviate the physical and emotional hunger of the poor and needy in a dignified and supportive manner. The St. Francis Food Pantries and Shelters takes a comprehensive approach in providing and supporting services that eradicate not only hunger, but the structural causes of hunger. Working together with the staff and volunteers at various locations to promote emotional and physical well-being through programs sponsored by banks, hospitals, social service providers, and the corporate community, the St. Francis Food Pantries and Shelters raises awareness of the needs within the community and forges new relationships.

    In addition to feeding the hungry, the St. Francis Food Pantries and Shelters works to eliminate hunger and its underlying causes by providing literacy programs, counseling for persons with addictions, support for victims of domestic violence, and training for those who help eradicate the various structural causes of hunger; each location has customized its program according to the needs of the local community.


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    Fine

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    May, 2014
    10th-31st Saturday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 4
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