Company to Donate 10 Meals for Every 49ers’ Touchdown on Nov. 14
MATTHEWS, N.C., 2015-11-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Harris Teeter will donate 10 Thanksgiving meals to community members-in-need for every touchdown scored by the Charlotte 49ers football team during the school’s home game against the University of Texas at San Antonio on Nov. 14, 2015.
These meals will provide enough food to feed a family of four and will be donated to Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina for distribution throughout the week of Thanksgiving.
“We are very pleased to partner with Charlotte IMG Sports Marketing, the Charlotte 49ers and Second Harvest to provide a Thanksgiving meal to families throughout the Charlotte area who might not otherwise be able to enjoy one,” said Danna Robinson, communication manager for Harris Teeter. “We’ll be pulling for the 49ers’ offense to have a big game on Nov. 14th.”
Harris Teeter is the official grocery store of Charlotte Athletics and is proud to partner with Charlotte IMG Sports Marketing for this special promotion as fighting hunger is the Company’s number one giving priority. This promotion is happening in conjunction with Harris Teeter’s annual Harvest Feast Food Drive and Donation Card Campaign – a campaign created by the Company to aid local hunger relief. Harris Teeter encourages its shoppers to join in the fight against hungry by donating $1, $3 or $5 at checkout throughout the month of November. To learn more about Harvest Feast, please click here.
Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina strives through education, advocacy, and partnerships to eliminate hunger by the solicitation and distribution of food. They provide a regional distribution warehouse and branches that supply food and grocery items to charitable agencies that assist people in need.
SOURCE: Harris Teeter, Inc.