The Lowcountry Meals Financial institution (LCFB) just lately named its Charleston Meals Reclamation Room in honor of the Hendrick Automotive Group.
The LCFB Reclamation Room is the place all donated meals and important merchandise from LCFB retail companions are inspected, sorted and ready for distribution to food-insecure neighbors.
The Hendrick Automotive Group has donated cash and Hendrick associates have donated their time to the LCFB for eight years and hosted greater than 30 Easter and Thanksgiving meal drives for Lowcountry neighbors who wouldn’t in any other case have entry to meals for vacation meals.
Via these meal drives, Hendrick teammates bought, assembled and distributed greater than 600,000 meals. Along with this dedication to serving others by means of vacation meals, they packed hundreds of meals packing containers and raised greater than $118,000 to assist the mission of the LCFB: To guide the battle towards starvation within the coastal counties of South Carolina.
“The Hendrick Automotive Group donates to the LCFB yr after yr, even in occasions of a pandemic or a pure catastrophe,” stated Nick Osborne, LCFB President and CEO. “Their donations are instantly positioned on to these in our group who want meals essentially the most. Hendrick dealership associates and volunteers make such a distinction to these we serve, and we drastically respect their generosity.”
Hendrick Automotive Group executives Don Smith, director of group relations, and Cali Younger, Hendrick loyalty and repute director, attended the LCFB Hendrick Reclamation Room unveiling and expressed their thanks and assist towards the battle towards starvation within the Lowcountry.
Hendrick Cares, based in 2001, is a company social duty program. This system helps the corporate unite, have interaction and make a distinction within the communities it serves throughout the US.
The Lowcountry Meals Financial institution serves the 10 coastal counties of South Carolina and distributed greater than 39 million kilos of meals in 2020. The group helps battle starvation by distributing meals to just about 300 associate companies together with on-site meal packages, homeless shelters and emergency meals pantries. For extra info, go to the Lowcountry Meals Financial institution web site .