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December 13, 2013

Give-a-Way Holiday Food Baskets and New Coats on December 14

 

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For Immediate Release
Reverend Jesse L. Jackson Sr., the Rainbow PUSH Coalition and Community 
Partners Com Ed and Mariano’s /Roundy’s Fresh Market will Give-a-Way Holiday 
Food Baskets and New Coats on December 14, 2013.
On today, Saturday, December 14th
and home foreclosures, Reverend Jesse L. Jackson Sr., the Rainbow PUSH Coalition and 
, 2013 against a backdrop of skyrocketing unemployment 
community partners, ComEd and Mariano’s /Roundy’s Fresh Market will give away holiday 
food baskets and new coats.
“This Christmas, times continue to be difficult for many, said 
Reverend Jesse L. Jackson Sr.”
We have over 50 million Americans in poverty today and more children live below the poverty 
level. At some point in their lives, over half of all U.S. children will be on food stamps which 
suggest problems of poverty and hunger in this country.
This cycle of poverty must be broken--- for their good and ours!
Immediately following the live International Broadcast today Rainbow PUSH Coalition will 
distribute food baskets and new coats generously donated by our community partners Com-Ed 
and Mariano’s/Roundy’s Fresh Market at the National Headquarters 930 East 50th
Chicago, IL 60615 
 Street 
Keep Hope Alive
Are you a member?
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Rainbow PUSH Coalition is a multi-racial, multi-issue, progressive, international organization that was 
formed in December 1996 by the Reverend Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. through merging of two organizations 
he founded Operation PUSH People United to Serve Humanity (estab. 1971) and the Rainbow Coalition 
(estab. 1984). With headquarters in Chicago and offices in Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Detroit, Houston, 
Los Angeles, New York and Oakland, the organization works to make the American Dream a reality for 
all citizens while advocating for peace and justice around the world. RPC is dedicated to improving the 
lives of all people by serving as a voice for the voiceless. Its mission is to protect, defend and gain civil 
rights by leveling the economic and educational playing fields while promoting peace and justice around 
Get Informed & Be Social with PUSH! 
the world.
Keep up with Rev. Jackson and the work of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition at 
www.rainbowpush.org.
.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
For Immediate Release
Reverend Jesse L. Jackson Sr., the Rainbow PUSH Coalition and Community 
Partners Com Ed and Mariano’s /Roundy’s Fresh Market will Give-a-Way Holiday 
Food Baskets and New Coats on December 14, 2013.
On today, Saturday, December 14th
and home foreclosures, Reverend Jesse L. Jackson Sr., the Rainbow PUSH Coalition and 
, 2013 against a backdrop of skyrocketing unemployment 
community partners, ComEd and Mariano’s /Roundy’s Fresh Market will give away holiday 
food baskets and new coats.
“This Christmas, times continue to be difficult for many, said 
Reverend Jesse L. Jackson Sr.”
We have over 50 million Americans in poverty today and more children live below the poverty 
level. At some point in their lives, over half of all U.S. children will be on food stamps which 
suggest problems of poverty and hunger in this country.
This cycle of poverty must be broken--- for their good and ours!
Immediately following the live International Broadcast today Rainbow PUSH Coalition will 
distribute food baskets and new coats generously donated by our community partners Com-Ed 
and Mariano’s/Roundy’s Fresh Market at the National Headquarters 930 East 50th
Chicago, IL 60615 
 Street 
Keep Hope Alive
Are you a member?
############
Rainbow PUSH Coalition is a multi-racial, multi-issue, progressive, international organization that was 
formed in December 1996 by the Reverend Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. through merging of two organizations 
he founded Operation PUSH People United to Serve Humanity (estab. 1971) and the Rainbow Coalition 
(estab. 1984). With headquarters in Chicago and offices in Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Detroit, Houston, 
Los Angeles, New York and Oakland, the organization works to make the American Dream a reality for 
all citizens while advocating for peace and justice around the world. RPC is dedicated to improving the 
lives of all people by serving as a voice for the voiceless. Its mission is to protect, defend and gain civil 
rights by leveling the economic and educational playing fields while promoting peace and justice around 
Get Informed & Be Social with PUSH! 
the world.
Keep up with Rev. Jackson and the work of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition at 
www.rainbowpush.org.