Join the Fight to Combat Hunger in Maricopa County
Lerner and Rowe Gives Back has once again teamed up with ALT AZ 93.3 and the Valley of the Sun United Way to help end hunger in Maricopa County. Our team was pleased to donate $5,500 to help cover the costs for 625 pantry packs.
As before, the goal of the October 2022 United Way Pantry Pack Program is to provide 1,500 meals to help ensure that local students and their families have enough food staples to get them through the month.
Participating schools are located in South and Southwest Phoenix, Maryvale and Guadalupe and have Free and Reduced Lunch eligibility.
What’s Inside Each Pantry Pack?
Pantry Packs are filled with nutritional “shelf-stable pantry items” that include:
- Fruit cups
- Granola bars
- Macaroni and cheese
- Canned chicken
- Peanut butter crackers
You Can Join the Fight Against Hunger!
According to the Valley of the Sun United Way, one in five children live in food insecure homes. Further, 82,000 families in Maricopa County that face chronic food insecurities.
You can join us, ALT AZ 93.3, and United Way to fight hunger in Maricopa County by making an online donation now.
Here’s how your dollars will be used to fight hunger:
- $8 – Provides 1 Pantry Pack
- $16 – Provides 2 Pantry Packs
- $32 – Provides 4 Pantry Packs
- $64 – Provides 8 Pantry Packs
Photos from 2022 October Pantry Pack: