Meals for Oregon and Rwanda - Table for Two
November 16, 2014
|"The Portland Community will be raising $78,000 and packaging a FULL CONTAINER of 260,000 meals with the help of over 900 volunteers! Half of the meals (130,000) will be staying in Oregon and will be donated to the Oregon Food Bank http://www.oregonfoodbank.org. "The Oregon Food Bank takes a holistic approach to ending hunger by bringing the community together to provide food, education and hope to our neighbors in need." The other half of the meals (130,000) will be going to Africa New Life in Rwanda. "Africa New Life exists to break the cycle of poverty in Rwanda by providing education, spiritual insight and basic necessities to poor children and families" To learn more about Africa New Life or the Oregon Food Bank please visit their websites: http://www.africanewlife.org or http://www.oregonfoodbank.org"|
When: November 16, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM – 6:00PM
Where: Freeman Motor Company
7524 SW Macadam Ave, Portland, OR 97219
Bring your family and friends to help package food. Green Shirt Volunteers do not need to register online.
We are also currently fundraising for this event! Please consider using the tools provided through your registration to promote and help us reach our goals for this event. Every 30 cents raised is another meal that will be packaged at the event. Volunteers who help us by raising over $100 will be recognized at the event and given a Numana shirt to thank you for your extra efforts.