• Hunger Awareness Day 2018

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    Name: Hunger Awareness Day 2018
    Date: June 1, 2018
    Time: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM PDT
    Event Description:
    June 1, 2018 has been proclaimed Hunger Awareness Day in San Luis Obispo County. “One Day, One Dollar, One Big Challenge to Feed the Hungry” You can make a significant difference in the life of a hungry individual. 1 in 6 people are hungry in SLO County. 40% are children. 20% are seniors. All are our neighbors. This signature event takes place on the first Friday in June. Over 25 donation sites are set up from 7am to 7pm in Cambria, Paso Robles, Atascadero, Morro Bay, Cayucos, Los Osos, San Luis Obispo, Grover Beach, Arroyo Grande, Pismo Beach, and Nipomo. With live radio and TV coverage and a large social media presence, the community support from businesses, clubs, schools, civic groups, families and individuals is tremendous. Our goal is $100,000…one dollar at a time. How your business or group can help: Volunteer! Sign up your business/group to volunteer at a collection site near you on Hunger Awareness Day- Friday, June 1, 2018. Wear your business attire with logo. We will put a photo of your volunteer participation on our social media that very day! Fundraise! Collect funds/hold a fundraiser and drop funds off at a donation site near you on June 1, 2018. We will put your funds presentation photo on our social media- Facebook, Instagram and Twitter right away! Sponsor! Officially sponsor the event at one of the 3 levels: $10,000 Presenting Sponsor, $5,000 Premium Sponsor, $2,500 Supporting Sponsor (Logo must be received by March 30, 2018 in order to have it placed on flyer & t-shirt) Advocate! Post our flyer at your business and spread the word about this important day! Skip a meal in the Month of May and post about it on social media with #HungerAwarenessDay2018. Donate the dollars you save from skipping that meal to the Food Bank Coalition of SLO County. Please register your participation in Hunger Awareness Day by emailing or calling Susan Olson, Director of Development solson@slofoodbank.org, 805-369-9968 Haley Trengove, Community Outreach & Volunteer Coordinator htrengove@slofoodbank.org, 805-975-5688 General Questions: Office- 805-238-4664 www.slofoodbank.org #HungerAwarenessDay2018 #SLOFoodbank
    Location:
    Remax front lawn- 214 E. Branch Street, Arroyo Grande Vons- 1758 W. Grand Ave, Grover Beach
    Date/Time Information:
    Friday, June 1, 2018 7am - 7pm
    Contact Information:
    Susan Olson
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