Bread of the Mighty Food Bank needs your help by voting for them to receive a $25,000 grant from State Farm to help improve its community. Starting September 23rd at 12:00am, U.S. residents who are 18 and older with a valid email address can vote for their favorite cause at www.neighborhoodassist.com.
Bread of the Mighty has until October 2nd at 11:59 pm to rally votes and anyone voting is allowed up to 10 votes per day. On November 4th, the top 40 vote-receiving causes will be announced at www.neighborhoodassist.com and a $25,000 grant will be awarded to each of the affiliated nonprofits.
Vote at : www.NeighborhoodAssist.com/entry/2034976
Just go to link on September 23rd and register. It will just take a minute. Then you can vote 10 times at once each day with one click. The top 40 will get $25,000.
Bread of the Mighty Communication and Development Director Karen Woolfstead said, “State Farm is making a substantial commitment to organizations across the country including hunger relief in North Central Florida with their continued support of Bread of the Mighty Food Bank. If we get enough votes this $25,000 grant will provide 250,000 meals to those in need. Since March 1st when COVID-19 kicked in we have distributed over 14 million pounds of food. Bread of the Mighty and State Farm are working together to make a difference one meal at a time! They really are on our side.”
State Farm Neighborhood Assist is a crowd-sourced philanthropic initiative that empowers communities to identify issues in their neighborhoods. The State Farm Review Committee selected the top 200 finalists from 2,000 submissions.
Bread of the Mighty Food Bank was established in 1987 in Gainesville. It serves Alachua, Dixie, Gilchrist, Levy and Lafayette counties. We are a Distribution Partner of Feeding America. As the area’s leader in the fight against hunger Bread of the Mighty’s mission is to provide food, hope and encouragement to those in need. We have over 190 local non-profit Agency Partners who help us distribute the food out where it is needed the most. We also operate and provide food for 14 school pantries and have over 50 mobile pantries each month. Plus we provide food for 27 after school snack programs. See more info at breadofthemighty.org.