Date published: July 28, 2011
Ticket-holders to the Federation's Jewish Heritage Night at the Philadelphia on Thursday, Aug. 18 are being to help kick off Federation's Mitzvah Food Project High Holiday Food Drive. This we will collect cans of fruit, vegetables, butter, soup, tuna, salmon and sarLow salt, low sugar and kosher items be especially appreciated to accommospecial diets.
Federation staff will welcome your donaat MFP boxes located beside kiosks inside the first- and third-base entrances to Citizens Bank Park.
Your food donations to the Mitzvah Food Project High Holiday Drive will help support local households in need of nutritious food for months at MFP's six pantry sites. With strong community support last year, over 41,000 pounds of food was collected, which supplemented food orders for three or four months.
Federation is grateful for the support of its sponsors, Blank Rome LLP and the Jewish Exponent for the sell-out Phillies event.