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Hunger Run 5k/10k

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Hunger Run 5k/10k

LOCAL 5K/10K GROWS, CONTINUES TO HELP FEED THE HUNGRY Hattiesburg, Miss. (, 2016) The Annual Hunger Run benefitting Extra Table has become a staple fall event in Hattiesburg, with even more promise to grow this year. In it’s 4th year, the run will feature a 5K route for runners, a 10K race and 1 Mile Fun Run with several award-winning divisions.   Last year, the Hunger Run saw close to 200 runners participate and raised a record $5400 in proceeds that were donated to Extra Table, with hopes to down that number this year.   Quote...

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Purple Parrot Wine Festival benefitting Extra Table

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Purple Parrot Wine Festival benefitting Extra Table

It’s time for the 12th Annual Purple Parrot Café Wine Festival on April 1, 2016!   Over the years, the tasting event has become known as a one-of-a-kind experience for the region. The festival features 35 winemakers and vendors from around the world, some traveling from as far as Australia, Spain, Germany, and beyond. Attendees also get the unique experience of face-to-face time to meet the winemakers and vineyard owners who make each of the wines possible.   With over 110 wines to sample and food provided by host restaurant...

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Calling Volunteers!

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Calling Volunteers!

Looking for a way to volunteer with Extra Table? You can volunteer with us throughout the entire year, no matter where you are in Mississippi!   Check out our upcoming events, grab a friend and send us your information at info@extratable.org so we can plug you in!

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Over The Edge

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Over The Edge

Extra Table, Southern Beverage host ‘Over the Edge’ event Downtown Hattiesburg   Hattiesburg, Miss. On April 2, Downtown Hattiesburg will be the host for Over the Edge, a once-in-a-lifetime event —sponsored by Southern Beverage and iHeartRadio— that gives participants the opportunity to rappel down a local high-rise building as a fundraiser for local non-profit Extra Table.   Throughout the coming months, participants will use peer-to-peer fundraising methods to raise money from their family, friends and community to help...

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Forrest General teams up with Extra Table

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Forrest General teams up with Extra Table

  Forrest General Hospital’s Heart and Vascular Unit has teamed up with Extra Table and area students in order to give you a unique opportunity this holiday season. Between Nov. 23rd and Dec. 18th your charitable gift to Extra Table will be matched by Forrest General, and for every $5 you will receive a one of a kind hand made Holiday Card from a local Pine Belt Student artist. To Learn More or Donate Please Click...

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White Linen BBQ @ Walthall

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White Linen BBQ @ Walthall

  Mark you calendars for the first ever White Linen BBQ dinner at Walthall Park on Friday, October 9 at 7pm, hosted by Rotary Club of Hattiesburg, Keg &Barrel, Historic Hattiesburg Downtown Association and Pine Belt Young Professional! Tickets are $35 and will include a full BBQ dinner (pulled pork, ribs, chicken and sides), soda, wine and beer. You’ll also get to enjoy music by Cary Hudson, Her & the Hymns and Mark Mann! 100% of all profits will be donated to Extra Table, a non-profit organization that works to end hunger...

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2015 Hattiesburg Hunger Run

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2015 Hattiesburg Hunger Run

        Southern Prohibition and The Thirsty Hippo are hosting the 3rd Annual Hunger Run to benefit Extra Table.  Saturday November 14th you are invited to participate in either the 5k race, the 10k race, or the 1 Mile Fun Run.  Immediately following the race each participant is invited to join us at the after party for all you can eat BBQ and all you can drink Southern Prohibition beer.  There will be water and soft drinks available as well. The earlier you sign up the better the price!   To register, click on the...

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      As of this summer, Extra Table is now delivering new, healthy food to feeding agencies throughout the entire state of Mississippi! Not only does that mean that we are working closer to our goal of ending hunger, but it also means that you can help end hunger in anywhere in Mississippi more easily!   Thanks to our new direct donation site, you can choose what area of the state you want your donations to go to. Just visit www.feedms.com and donate instantly! It only takes a minute to do and guarantees that your donation...

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Mac McAnally @ Beau Rivage

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Mac McAnally @ Beau Rivage

  McAnally, Coral Reefer Band Play Gulf Coast Concert for a Cause Tickets on Sale Now for April 28 Extra Table Benefit Concert Presented By Beau Rivage BILOXI, Miss. (March 10, 2015) –Seven-time CMA Musician of the Year Mac McAnally is teaming up with MGM Resorts International’s Beau Rivage Resort & Casino to host a one-of-a-kind concert for a cause. On Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 8:00 p.m., McAnally will perform a special concert with members of the Coral Reefer Band and the USM Festival South Orchestra to benefit local charity,...

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