Morris Plains, NJ - The Interfaith Food Pantry announced that it will receive five percent of net sales from the Whole Foods Market locations in the Morristown and Madison areas on Thursday, July 26 as part of the company’s quarterly Community Giving Day.
“We’re so grateful to Whole Foods for their partnership in addressing the problem of local hunger and food insecurity”, said Carolyn Lake, Associate Director of the Interfaith Food Pantry. “Their generosity makes it possible for our programs to reach thousands of people across Morris County… low-income working families, seniors living on fixed incomes, and others in need or crisis who lack access to nutritious food.”
More than 465 Whole Foods Market locations will participate in the Community Giving Day by donating to organizations, projects and programs that support the mission of ensuring access to healthy food for all.
WHAT: Whole Foods Market Community Giving Day to benefit Interfaith Food Pantry.
WHEN: Thursday, July 26, 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
WHERE: Whole Foods Market Madison and Whole Foods Market Morristown.
Established in 1994, The Interfaith Food Pantry is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization providing food, nutrition education and resources to Morris County residents in need. In 2017 the Pantry distributed more than 1,130,000 pounds of food during nearly 19,000 visits to the Pantry or by its Mobile Programs. For more information, visit www.mcifp.org.