When: Tuesday, December 15
Where: Utah Food Bank
3150 South 900 West,
West side of building at loading docks
Qwest Communications will present Utah Food Bank with a gift of $15,000 and the
Utah Pork Producers Association will make a donation 800 pounds of pork patties. As the emergency food network is reporting a 35 percent increase in request for food assistance, both donations will greatly aid Utahns in need.
About Utah Food Bank
Utah Food Bank provides food to a statewide network of 125 emergency food pantries and agencies statewide. Last fiscal year, Utah Food Bank distributed 22.3 million pounds of food, the equivalent of over 17.4 million meals for families and individuals in need. Utah Food Bank also operates 19 Kids Cafe sites, 2-1-1 Information & Referral and Services for Seniors. For more information about Utah Food Bank call us at (801) 978-2452 or visit www.utahfoodbank.org.
About the Qwest Foundation
The Qwest Foundation’s core principle is that investing in people and communities provides lasting value for the future. The Qwest Foundation awards grants to community-based programs that generate high-impact and measurable results, focusing on preK-12 education.
The Qwest Foundation’s philosophy is to help build strong communities through investing in people and the places where they live and work. For more information, contact www.qwest.com/foundation.