At the conclusion of the first annual Giving is Getting Week, BIGGBY® COFFEE is proud to announce that $55,800 will be donated to food banks in the communities that surround our locations.
This amount will provide about 150,000 meals to those who depend on these food banks to keep hunger at bay.
The stores in each of our markets that collected the most donations will have the opportunity to present checks to members from each of the food banks involved.
The following are the top stores and owner/operators in each market and are listed next to the food banks involved with our Giving is Getting Week.
Food Bank of Eastern MI- Alex Winkel Saginaw, MI; Greater Lansing Food Bank- Julie Wheeler Williamston, MI; Gleaners SE MI/ Forgotten Harvest- Karissa Canfield New Hudson, MI; Food Gatherers- Bill Tripp Ypsilanti, MI; Food Bank of South Central MI- Matthew Lemmer Battle Creek, MI; Feeding America West MI- Tara Walston South Haven, MI; Toledo NW Ohio Food Bank- Gary Dible Bowling Green, OH; Low Country Food Bank- Stu Marley Goose Creek, SC; The Neighbors Place- Tom Belongia Rib Mountain, WI; West Ohio Food Bank- Adam and Peggy Rector Lima, OH; Food Bank of Northern Indiana- Ravneet Singh Elkhart, IN; Community Harvest- Yul Martin Fort Wayne, IN; Freestore Food Bank- Shanna Novosel Fort Mitchell, KY; Allen Community Outreach- The Hrapkiewicz Family Allen, TX; Salvation Army Hillsdale Corps- Brandy Boyd Hillsdale, MI; St. Mark’s Episcopal Church- Jim Goetz Champaign, IL.
SOURCE: PRESS RELEASE