When: Thursday, June 21, 2018 from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.
Where: Durham Central Park, Farmer’s Market Pavilion – 501 Foster Street, Durham
Who: United Way of the Greater Triangle, Inter-Faith Food Shuttle, 150 Community Volunteers
Photo Opps: Best time to take photos is between 9:45 and 10:30 a.m.
Details: United Way of the Greater Triangle is bringing together volunteers from around the Triangle to create 1,500 weekend meal and reading kits for Durham area children. In just under two hours, volunteers will pack kits with books and enough food for seven meals and snacks to cover summer weekends. The kits will be distributed through the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle to the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Durham, East Durham Children’s Initiative and Fayetteville Street Elementary School.
This event offers a wide variety of story and visual options including action photos of volunteers (ages 5 and older) assembling the meal kits and on-site interview opportunities with staff members from United Way of the Greater Triangle and Inter-Faith Food Shuttle, as well as community volunteers.
Principal is the event’s corporate sponsor.
Please check-in at the registration table when you arrive.
Durham Data (Source: 2017 State of Durham’s Young Children Report)
Vice President, Marketing & Communications
United Way of the Greater Triangle