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2006 Portland-Salem Metro-Wide 6th Annual Great Holiday Food Drive
December 1st - 15th, 2006
Equivalent of 9,996 lbs Raised!

Benefiting

Marion Polk Food Share
Thank you to all those who participated in this year's 2006 Portland-Salem Metro-Wide 6th Annual Great Holiday Food Drive. The 6th Annual Event was a great success in raising food and awareness for Oregon Food Bank and the Marion Polk Food Share. In total, the equivalent of 9,996 lbs of food was raised during the two week event! This total comes from food and monetary donations together.

This is an excellent feat and we express our sincere thanks to all those who participated and donated this year to help fight hunger in Oregon.

The following are the Raffle Prize Winners for the 6th Annual Great Holiday Food Drive:

Grand Prize:

Additional Prizes Include:

  • David Roso - One Year Residential Dialup or DSL Service
    Courtesy of EasyStreet
  • Helen Frison - Gift Certificate for $20 to Refind Fashion & Home Decor
    Courtesy of Refind Fashion & Home Decor
  • Damon Kenyon - $100 Off Gift Certificate of $500 Catering
    Courtesy of Elegant Catering
  • Inah Hughes - Grocery Giftcard for $30
  • GeeGee Villa - Bestbuy Giftcard for $25
  • Jay McQuillan - Starbucks Giftcard for $15

Raffle Prize Winners should expect to receive their Raffle Prizes in the US Mail during the month of February.

We would again like to thank all the supporting sponsors who helped to make this year's event possible. Thanks go to the following Co-Sponsors of this year's event:

Easy Street - Co-sponsor of the Great Holiday Food Drive Sterling Savings Bank - Co-sponsor of the Great Holiday Food Drive
Oregon Community CU Bales Thriftway
Wonder Bread & Hostess Elegant Catering
Enterprise Rent-A-Car

ATTENTION BUSINESSES
Plan Ahead & Co-Sponsor the Great Holiday Food Drive

Coming Fall 2018, 11th Annual Great Holiday Food Drive

It's never too early to start planning for next year, especially the need to fight hunger! We look forward to your support next year for our 2018 Portland-Salem Metro-Wide 11th Annual Great Holiday Food Drive taking place from December 3 through December 21, 2018. Keep an eye out here for the latest news on our 2018, 11th Annual event.

Signup to be a Donation Drop Site Location. Allow your business to be an official Donation Drop Site for the 11th Annual Great Holiday Food Drive. It only requires about 3-4 sq ft of space for a donation collection barrel. We'll take care of the barrel drop-off and pick-up so there's no work on your end other than donating some space. We'll do all the work for you! There's many benefits to getting involved:

  • Be Proactive and Involved in your Local Community
  • Raise Awareness for Hunger in Oregon
  • Receive a Listing and Link to your business website from the Great Holiday Food Drive
  • Get to Know Local Consumers you might not otherwise reach

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