Metro Bus to Hold Food Drive at Summertime by George!
ST. CLOUD --Metro Bus is hosting a community food drive today at the Summertime by George outdoor music festival. The food drive will go from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and will help benefit Catholic Charities Emergency Services and the Salvation Army food shelves.
You can bring cash or non-perishable donations to the red and white New Flyer Metro Bus that will be on the grounds.
All cash donations received are eligible for a matching grant, up to $5,000 for each food shelf, from Open Your Heart to the Hungry and Homeless.
Last summer's food drive, Metro Bus and partner businesses collected over $600 and 3,000 pounds for local food shelves.
This years business partners include Townsquare Media, New Flyer, Bernick's and United Way of Central Minnesota.
Any other businesses wanting to participate should contact Berta Hartig, Marketing Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or 320-529-4480.