Owning and operating a repack machine in a dedicated space is rare, and affords the food bank operations staff an opportunity to rethink their business model from solely a distribution organization to a processing and distributing facility.
Walmart and the Walmart Foundation have committed to providing 4 billion meals to those who need them from 2015 to 2020 through grants and food donations from our Walmart stores, Sam’s Clubs and distribution centers.
The Cheesecake Factory began working with Feeding America nearly eight years ago. Since then we have contributed more than $3.5 million to Feeding America from our $0.25 donation per slice of featured cheesecake.
The Food Bank of Eastern Michigan serves 22 counties and is in Flint. Throughout the water emergency, they remain committed to their mission that “We advocate and build a community solution to a community problem.”