UPDATE, Oct. 15, 2012–Preliminary results following last Friday’s fundraising breakfast show that a little over $23,000 was collected in corporate sponsorships, donations and raffle ticket sales.
KENT, Wash., Sept. 5., 2012–Kent Food Bank and Emergency Services is hosting its 12th annual benefit breakfast on Oct. 12 at Kent Covenant Church (12010 SE 240th St., Kent, WA). Join us for breakfast, serve as a sponsor or donate a raffle item — everything helps!
12th Annual Benefit Breakfast
October 12, 7:30 – 9:00 a.m.
Kent Covenant Church
12010 SE 240th St.
If you can’t make it but want to donate, send checks made payable to the Kent Food Bank to 515 W. Harrison St., Ste. 107, Kent, WA 98032.
Nonperishable food items can also be donated to the Kent Food Bank. Donation hours are Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Desired items: canned meats, peanut butter, shelf stable milk, canned fruit, canned vegetables, soup, noodles, rice and bins.
So far this year (through the end of July), the Kent Food Bank has served:
12,922 families at the Alliance Center
802 families at the Birch Creek Annex location
3,954 families with weekly perishable visits