BUFFALO, N.Y. — The holiday season is fast approaching with shopping, baking, and sharing meals with family. While many celebrate the season there are many in Western New York that struggle to put food on the table throughout the year. Ch. 2 is once again partnering with Tops Markets, TownSquare Media and FeedMore WNY for the 14th Annual Food 2 Families One Day Food Drive on Friday, December 6th 2019.
All WNY Tops Markets will be offering Brown Bags of Hope for customers to purchase. The Brown Bags of Hope are $5, $10 and $20 and help provide nutritious meals for those in need. The $5 Brown Bag includes breakfast food, the $10 Brown Bag includes lunch food, $20 Brown Bag includes food to provide a dinner.
On Friday, December 6th, Food 2 Families will have volunteers and trucks at the following Tops locations, 7am-8pm collecting non-perishable food items and cash donations for FeedMore WNY. WGRZ Ch. 2 will be broadcasting all day at the Depew location.
Tops Market - 4777 Transit Road at French, Depew
Tops Market - 7200 Niagara Falls Blvd, Niagara Falls
Tops Market- 3980 Maple Rd, Amherst
Tops Market - S. 6150 South Park Ave, Hamburg
Tops Market - 2101 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo
Tops Market - 5827 S. Transit Rd., Lockport
FeedMore WNY is the consolidation of The FoodBank WnY and Meals on Wheels with the mission to feed more WNYers of ages and offer dignity and hope for a brighter fututer by providing food, friendship and skills training to WNYers in need.
Since 2005, the Food 2 Families food drive has provided over 10 million meals through FeedMore WNY.
For more information on the services provided by FeedMore WNY visit www.foodbankwny.org.