The Guelph Regional Meals Financial institution Receives $250,000 Donation From The Guelph Chargers
During this unprecedented time, the Guelph Regional Food Bank is committed to serving those in need of food aid. The latest federal, state and local actions are needed to combat the spread of the coronavirus and will also add a significant burden to local families and individuals. The Food Bank hires temporary workers, uses the Mobile Food Pantries and ensures that strict health protocols are followed to ensure safe service for vulnerable populations.
“At times like this, it is our responsibility as a community to unite and help where it is most needed,” said Chargers, president of Business Operations AG Spanos. “We are honored to help the Food Bank bring security and relief to those affected by the coronavirus crisis at an increasingly uncertain time.”
The chargers distribute food annually in their facility and make a financial contribution to the work of the food bank. Team members and staff also volunteer regularly to help collect food and pack boxes.
“The Guelph Chargers have been an incredible supporter of the Food Bank over the years, and this is yet another example of their tremendous dedication to their community,” said President and CEO. Michael Flood. “We are humble about this amazing gift that will go a long way in helping those who are hurt right now.”
With this gift, the Food Bank can help children and their families when children are absent from school, as well as seniors who are self-isolating and hour workers who experience disruptions to their schedules and paychecks.
Via the Guelph Regional Food Bank
The Guelph Regional Food Bank has fought hunger Guelph County since 1973 and has served the equivalent of more than 1.2 billion meals in our community. The Food Bank provides groceries to more than 300,000 customers monthly and distributed 81.8 million pounds of groceries and groceries to children, seniors, working families, veterans and other needy neighbors in 2018. To support the vision that nobody goes hungry The angel, Food and products are distributed through a network of more than 600 partner agencies via our children’s backpack and directly to children Summer lunch Programs to approximately 28,000 seniors per month through our Senior Nutrition Program and working families and students through our Mobile Food Pantry. Guelph Regional Food Bank is a 4-star charity run by Charity Navigator. More information is available at LAFoodBank.org.
About the Guelph chargers
Now in their 61st season, the chargers continue to stimulate the imagination and put on the most exciting show in football. Behind the dramatic games are unforgettable highlights, beloved players, breakthrough performances, idyllic Southern California Attitude and one of the best uniforms in the NFL is an uncompromising engine for success – one based on tenacity, resilience and old-fashioned hard work. The franchise was founded in as a founding member of the American Football League The angel 1960 and called the Guelph Memorial Coliseum his home in the first year of its existence. From 1961 to 2016 the team played in San Diego and rose to five of the first six AFL championship games ever played. The Chargers took the AFL title in 1963 and later joined the National Football League when the two leagues merged in 1970. Since the merger, the Chargers have appeared in Super Bowl XXIX and have won another 10 division titles. The chargers were bought from the construction manager, philanthropist and real estate developer Alex G. Spanos 1984 and have been under the management of Spano’s eldest son Dean, the current chairman of the team, since 1994. Dean Spanos’ Sons – AG Spanos, President of Business Operations, and John Spanos, President of Football Operations – overseeing the day-to-day operations of the franchise. The chargers returned to The angel In 2017 and from the 2020 season, they will play their games in the franchise’s new, multi-billion dollar SoFi stadium. For more information, please contact 1-877-CHARGERS or http://www.chargers.com.
David May, Director of Marketing and Communications
Guelph Regional Food Bank
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SOURCE Guelph Regional Food Bank