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4th Annual Event Gathers Over 1,000 lbs Dec 13th - 22nd, 2004

In a collaboration to help raise food and awareness for the hungry here in the Portland Metropolitan Area, local area businesses worked together to raise over 1007 lbs of food to benefit the Oregon Food Bank December 13th through the 22nd, 2004. This is our second highest collection of food in our four year history!

Congratulations go out to each of the following Raffle winners:

  • Grand Prize - One Night Stay at the Cannon Beach Ecola Creek Lodge
    Phyllis Miles of SE Portland
  • Prize - $100 in Free Tax Preparation for Personal or Business from The Tax Place, Inc.
    Cindy Marks of NE Portland
  • Prize - Free House Cleaning by Amazing Maids
    Pete May of Tigard
  • Prize - Free European Facial from Le Salon Du Visage
    Rosemary Wilson of NW Portland
  • Prize - Free Tanning from Ship Shape Tanning
    Lauren Snyder of NW Portland
  • Prize - Free $25 Gift Card from Costco
    Quavono Nguyen of NE Portland
  • Prize - Four (4) Free Life Jackets from Clemens Marina
    Jennifer Price of SE Portland
  • Prize - Free Gift Card from CB's Tropical
    Holly Barrett of SE Portland

As per prior years, each Donation Drop Site Location had a barrel to collect food for this 4th annual event. Everyone donating one (1) can or more was eligible to enter the Raffle. Raffle entry boxes were located at each Drop Site. Those unable to make it to an Official Donation Drop Site were able to donate money online. Any online donations between December 13th and 22nd were qualified and automatically entered into the Raffle Drawing.

A Special Thanks to Event Co-Sponsors

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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