Ingles Donating 1,500 Gallons of Milk to Second Harvest Food Bank

Second Harvest to receive milk donations and distribute within East Tennessee 

Ingles will donate 1,500 gallons of milk to Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee on June 29. The gallons will be delivered to the Second Harvest warehouse in Maryville at 11 a.m. on Friday, June 29, 2018.

Earlier this month, Ingles partnered with Q100.3 and Tennessee Dairy Farm Families for the 5th Annual Randy Davis Memorial Milk Drive where more than 2,800 gallons of milk were donated by the public. After Ingles’ donation, the total for this year’s milk drive will be more than 4,300 gallons of milk.

Second Harvest Executive Director Elaine Streno extends thanks saying, “Second Harvest is so appreciative of Ingles, Tennessee Dairy Farm Families and Q100.3 for the support they have offered through this year’s milk drive. Milk isn’t an option for many East Tennesseans, and this milk drive makes it possible for families to have fresh milk in their homes.”

Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee is located in Maryville at 136 Harvest Lane, 37801.

 

About Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee

Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee, a member of Feeding America, has worked to eliminate hunger since 1982. In FY17, the organization provided 16.2 million meals to the hungry across 18 counties of East Tennessee. With six major programs and more than 550 agency partners, Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee distributes food to more than 118,000 children, adults and seniors each month.

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