Dillons Stores’ annual hunger relief campaign, Bringing Hope to the Table, has donated $7,500 to Ozarks Food Harvest, the only food bank serving 29 counties in southwest Missouri.
Ozarks Food Harvest staff will travel bearing food, gifts, and Santa Claus to surprise children in the Kids Café® program at Hollister Elementary. Representative Charlie Norr will be accompanying the staff for a special Santa surprise.
A pilot program between Feeding American, the nation’s leading domestic hunger-relief charity, and Walmart has helped Springfield’s local food bank to almost double its food distribution.
MBA Brand Smart Chicken donated 8,000 pounds of frozen chicken to Ozarks Food Harvest on Wednesday morning. This is the sixth year in a row that the chicken company held its Feed the Hungry promotion.
Ozarks Food Harvest reports the final results of the McDonald’s “Cans for Coffee,” food drive to total more than 22,500 pounds of food, enough to provide more than 18,000 meals to hungry Ozarkers.