AECOM Competes – the Food Bank WINS!

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Nov 17, 2010

AECOM Competes – the Food Bank WINS!
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The Foodbank desperately needs the following:

·        Canned meat (tuna, chicken, salmon, etc.)

·        Vegetables (peas, green beans, corn, carrots, white potatoes, sweet potatoes)

·        Hot and cold cereals

·        Chunky style soups, stews, and chili

·        Spaghettios and ravioli

·        Macaroni and cheese

·        Rice (plain or side dishes)

·        Pasta (plain or side dishes)

·        Spaghetti sauce

·        Canned fruits (pineapple, peaches, pears, etc.)

·        Fruit juice (plastic containers)


If you choose to donate money, your

·        $1.00 will provide 5 meals through the Distribution Center and network agencies

·        $1.50 will provide a meal for child at a Kids Café

·        $5.00 will provide a shut-in elderly neighbor with a home-delivered meal

·        $10.00 will provide a child with enough food for 6 weekend meals through the Backpack Program


The Foodbank has ample supply of pumpkin and cranberry sauce.  J


One out of 8 people in America suffers from hunger.  Given our economy, the problem is more widespread than ever – affecting children, families, and senior citizens.  The need in our local community is up over 20% from last year.  The food you donate will make a real difference in the lives of so many.  With the holidays approaching the need only intensifies.  The Foodbank warehouse distributes over 50,000 pounds of food a day.   Each pound of food provides one meal to one person.!