News Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
DATE:
 October 21, 2019
CONTACT: Kathy Sautter
716 635 5577

   
TOPS & TOWN OF CHEEKTOWAGA ANNOUNCE WINNER OF 3RD ANNUAL SCHOOL PRIDE FOOD DRIVE
What: Tops Friendly Markets, in collaboration with the Town of Cheektowaga, DCAT, Sefar, Inc., and Erie County Supervisor John Bruso will be announcing the winner of the 3rd Annual School Pride Food Drive to benefit three local food pantries - Tri Community Food Pantry, St. Martha's, and Trinity Episcopal.

Depew High School, St. Mary's of Lancaster High School, Lancaster High School, John Sciole Elementary, Hillview Elementary, and Cayuga Heights Elementary will all present their schools food donations for weigh in. Each school was led in the competition by their respective leader's club. The leader's club coordinated with their classmates to collect nonperishable food items and brought them to the Tops location in Depew.

The school with the highest percentage of food collected will win a "School Pride" plaque as well as a High school dance party or elementary school ice cream social.

Who: Linda Hammer Councilwoman Town of Cheektowaga

Jesse Nikonowicz Depew Mayor Emeritus

John Bruso Erie County Legislator

Audrey Hamernik Village of Depew Trustee

Tops Friendly Markets Representatives When/ Where: Saturday, October 26, 2019 from 12:00-12:30 pm Tops Friendly Markets 6363 Transit Rd., Depew

More: “We’re excited to conduct the food drive again this school year,” said Audrey Hamernik, a community champion for Tops Friendly Markets. “At Tops we are committed to eradicating hunger and enhancing the quality of life for children through education and by way of this food drive, we are not only educating our children about the importance of giving back and helping those less fortunate, but we are engaging them as well with each donation they make on behalf of their school.”

Contact: Kathy Sautter, Tops Friendly Markets 716-635-5577/716-468-0216 (cell) ksautter@topsmarkets.com

 

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