Cox/Richmond Wraps Up 'Feed Richmond'
December 8, 2009 at 8:13 AM (PT)
COX RADIO/RICHMOND wrapped up a two week 2nd annual "Feed RICHMOND" Food Drive on NOVEMBER 21st, to benefit the CENTRAL VIRGINIA FOODBANK. During "Feed RICHMOND," over 136,000 meals were donated to CVFB.
"On behalf of COX RADIO, I’d like to thank our partners at the CENTRAL VIRGINIA FOODBANK and our sponsors -- ASHLEY FURNITURE, WHITTEN BROTHERS DEALERSHIPS, SUNTRUST MORTGAGE and KROGER, for participating in the 2nd annual 'Feed RICHMOND' and MCGEORGE TOYOTA for their support of Y101’s 'Show Us Your Cans'. Through the generosity of our listeners and local businesses, we were able to provide over 136,000 meals for local Richmond families and help to fill the empty shelves of the CVFB warehouse," said COX RADIO/RICHMOND VP/Market Manager BOB WILLOUGHBY. "The local community really stepped forward and took care of their neighbors in need. We are very pleased with the results and look forward to next year."