Franchisees from Dunkin' Donuts locations across Tucson gathered to pack 24,528 pound of food, which fed 3,306 local families in need. Twenty-five volunteers will return to the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona to help even more community members and present the $12,500 check.
The donation is a grant from Dunkin’ Donuts national charitable foundation, the Dunkin’ Donuts national charitable foundation.
The check presentation will begin at 8:45 a.m. Thursday, February 8 at theCommunity Food Bank of Southern Arizona.
In the 2016 – 2017 school year, the Joy and Childhood Foundation helped provide more than 2.4 million pounds of food – the equivalent of more than 1.4 million meals – to children and families struggling with hunger in communities nationwide through grants made to the Feeding America network of member food banks.