Giant Food Donates 1,000 Turkeys To The Maryland Food Bank
11/16/2018, 6 a.m.
The Capital Area Food Bank, Blue Ridge Area Food Bank, Fredericksburg Regional Food Bank, and Food Bank of Delaware also each received at least 1,000 turkeys. This annual donation is part of Giant’s overall commitment to supporting local food banks and pantries.The turkey donation is in connection to the Giant Food’s Hunger Box Drive, which runs from November 1 until November 23, 2018. During the Hunger Box Drive, Giant customers can buy a Hunger Box at checkout for $10 and it will be donated to the local Feeding America food bank. The Maryland Food Bank is a nonprofit hunger-relief organization, leading the movement to end hunger throughout Maryland. For nearly 40 years, the Maryland Food Bank has partnered with communities across the state to distribute food to individuals and families in need. Currently distributing more than102,000 meals per day— more than 37 million meals annually— the Maryland Food Bank continues to expand its efforts until hunger ends. To learn more about the Maryland Food Bank, to make a donation or to find out how you may help, visit: www.mdfoodbank.org.