400 Families to Receive Food and Personal Care Items
Online PR News – 22-December-2009 – – Bloomington, IL (Dec. 12, 2009) – On Monday, Dec. 14 at 10 a.m., international hunger relief organization Feed The Children will distribute a semi tractor-trailer full of food items to the Midwest Food Bank (1703 S Veterans Parkway). The distribution will occur at a later date.
Midwest Food Bank is a partner agency of Feed The Children and has pre-identified the 400 recipient families. The boxes are designed to help a family for up to one week.
“We are excited to be able to partner with Midwest Food Bank at such a critical time,” said Feed The Children spokesman Tony Sellars. “These families will hopefully have a happier holiday thanks to the help that will be provided.”
About Feed The Children
Founded in 1979, Feed The Children is consistently ranked as one of the 10 largest international charities in the U.S., based on private, non-government support. Feed The Children is a Christian, international, nonprofit relief organization with headquarters in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, that delivers food, medicine, clothing and other necessities to individuals, children and families who lack these essentials due to famine, war, poverty or natural disasters. Since its founding, the organization has reached out to help those in need in the US and in 119 countries around the globe. For more information, please visit www.feedthechildren.org.