Food Bank Competes in Wal-Mart Contest for $45,000

3 years 7 months 2 weeks ago April 18, 2013 Apr 18, 2013 Thursday, April 18 2013 Thursday, April 18, 2013 10:18:46 AM CDT in News
By: KOMU Staff

COLUMBIA, Mo. - The Food Bank for Central & Northeast Missouri wants your help as they compete to win $45,000 to feed their Buddy Pack kids.

 Wal-Mart Corporate is having a national contest to benefit food banks. The top 40 food banks receiving the most votes through Facebook, will each win $45K. People can vote once a day at http://wm8.walmart.com/Hunger .

The contest closes on April 30th at midnight. $45,000 will allow The Food Bank for Central & Northeast Missouri to add at least 250 kids getting food for 36 weeks in the coming school year.


For more information contact The Food Bank for Central & Northeast Missouri communications coordinator, Scott Gordon.

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