Food Lion Feeds Honors Local Food Banks, Community Leaders and Associates Committed to Hunger Relief at Fourth Annual Feedy’s AwardsSource: Business Wire
"At Food Lion, we’re proud of our commitment to end hunger in the towns
and cities we serve, but none of that work would be possible without
phenomenal community partners and associates bringing this work to
The Feedy's winners include:
The "Lion Heart" Award –
The "Lion Heart" award recognizes an individual that demonstrates outstanding skills in coordinating and motivating groups of donors and volunteers for Food Lion Feeds' hunger-relief projects to benefit partner food banks. This winner was chosen based on her longstanding commitment to the food pantry she helped create in 1998, and at which she continues to volunteer at the age of 94. Recently, she helped spearhead a fundraising campaign to purchase a new delivery vehicle, expanding the pantry’s reach and ability to serve more neighbors in need. For a video highlighting Dorcas’ work, click here.
The "Food King" Award –
The "Food King" award honors a food bank that demonstrates an outstanding commitment to ending hunger through financial support, innovation, encouragement and by motivating others to take leadership roles in hunger-relief programs and community involvement. This winner was chosen in large part for their tremendous mobile distribution efforts to serve rural communities, seniors and children. For a video highlighting the food bank’s work, click here.
The "Lion's Pride" Award –
The "Lion's Pride" award recognizes a Food Lion associate that demonstrates outstanding skills in coordinating and motivating associates and volunteers for hunger-relief projects for the benefit of Food Lion Feeds and its partner food banks. This winner was chosen for her work connecting the store with the
The "Store That Roars" Award – Store 1169 in
The "Store That Roars" award honors a store that demonstrates outstanding skills in coordinating and motivating store associates, customers and volunteers for hunger-relief projects to benefit Food Lion Feeds and its partner food banks. This winner was chosen for their strong partnership with the food pantry connecting to the store through Food Lion Feeds’ food rescue program. For a video highlighting the store’s work, click here.
Food Lion launched Food Lion Feeds, its hunger-relief platform, in 2014 with a commitment to donating 500 million meals by the end of 2020. To learn more about Food Lion Feeds, visit www.foodlion.com/feeds.
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