Dayton, April 24, 2013 – Once again demonstrating their commitment to helping the community, Woodforest Charitable Foundation and Ohio Managers donated $3,025 to The Foodbank for the Good-to-Go Backpack Program, which provides nutritious kid friendly food to food-insecure schoolchildren over the weekend when they might otherwise go hungry.
The Foodbank team is grateful for the support from our friends at Woodforest Charitable Foundation and Woodforest National Bank. Thank you for helping us fight hunger!
Woodforest Charitable Foundation:
The Woodforest Charitable Foundation was created by Woodforest National Bank in 2005 as a direct result of its desire to support and invest in the communities in which it serves. The Foundation is committed to assisting those in need, enriching lives and communities through dedicated leadership and faithful administration by providing funding to qualifying 501(c)(3) charities. For additional information regarding the Woodforest Charitable Foundation, call (832) 375-CARE (2273) or visit the foundation’s website at www.woodforestcharitablefoundation.org.
Woodforest National Bank:
Celebrating 32 years of service and ranked among the top earning banks in the United States, the Woodforest family of banks currently has assets of approximately $3.7 billion and services more than 837,000 customers with branches in excess of 760 throughout seventeen states: Texas, Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia. For information about Woodforest National Bank, please call 832-375-2000 or visit the bank’s website at www.woodforest.com.
The Foodbank serves charitable food agencies, pantries, community kitchens, shelters and, Kids Cafés in Montgomery, Greene, and Preble counties. Working out of its 24,000 square foot warehouse at 427 Washington Street, The Foodbank is the collection point of more than 5 million pounds of food annually, which is then distributed to our members. Forty percent (40%) of the food feeds children at-risk of hunger. To learn more about The Foodbank, Inc., please visit www.thefoodbankdayton.org. The Foodbank is a United Way Partner Agency and a member of Feeding America.