SeaGate Food Bank Announces The “SCRAMBLE FOR FOOD™” Golf Event

Daily Dose  |  06/03/2019 10:00 am

Mindy Rapp, executive director of SeaGate Food Bank announced that the third annual “Scramble For Food™” golf fundraiser will be held Monday July 15 at Belmont Country Club in Perrysburg. “This friend-raising and fund-raising event promises to be a fun day on the course and we thank our golfing friends for their support of the SeaGate Food Bank ongoing mission” said Ms. Rapp.

Proceeds from “The Scramble For Food™” will help fund efforts to fight childhood and senior hunger. Major sponsor for the event WTOL. Openings are available for a maximum of 20 teams. A donation of $500 per foursome includes lunch, practice range, golf & cart fees, on-course refreshments, prizes and a light dinner afterwards. Hole Sponsorships are available at $150. Entry forms are available at www.seagatefoodbank.org

SeaGate Food Bank is Ohio’s only independent food bank. It started in a garage in the 1970s as Toledo’s first food bank and is a 100% local organization.  In 1980, it became a 501(c)3 corporation and moved to its 85,000 square-foot distribution center. it provides food at no cost to over 400 non-profit food pantries and programs in eight NW Ohio counties, feeding over 130,000 each month.  With a full time staff of only ten, SeaGate Food Bank operates with an administrative cost of less than 1%, making it one of the most efficiently run non-profits in Ohio.

The organization relies heavily on donations from companies and individuals each year to help keep its numerous distribution and support programs operating. For more information on sponsorships, donations, events and programs, visit www.seagatefoodbank.org or call 419-244-6996.



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