CommUnity’s Project Holiday helps families in need enjoy a holiday meal

The name of the nonprofit changed earlier this year, but its mission didn’t. CommUnity Crisis Services and Foodbank, formerly the Crisis Center of Johnson County, still offers crisis counseling, assists families struggling to pay rent and utility bills, help individuals starting new jobs with basic necessities (such as buying boots and uniforms) and runs a […]

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Project Holiday has helped those in need enjoy a holiday meal for 30 years

Once again this year, the Crisis Center of Johnson County’s Project Holiday is helping those in need to enjoy an important part of the season: a special meal with their loved ones. “This is our 30th year for Project Holiday,” said Sara Sedlacek, the Crisis Center’s communications and development director. […]

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MidWestOne to promote community appreciation with Iowa City’s first-ever chalk art festival

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Rock the Chalk Downtown Iowa City — Friday, August 12 at 4 p.m. Rock the Chalk, presented by MidWestOne Bank, is a celebration of the completion of its historic building renovations as well as construction of a new building. Amy Hospodarsky, the community relations manager for MidWestOne, said that they wanted to use the Aug. […]

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