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Arizona Hunger Campaign Kick Off

May 5, 2010

 MEDIA ADVISORY

WHO: 

Lift Up America, Arizona Broadcasters Association and Tyson Foods, Inc.

WHAT: 

The kick off of the Arizona Hunger Campaign, a year-long initiative with a goal to collect 5 million pounds of food for area food banks.

WHERE: 

U.S. Airways Center in downtown Phoenix

WHEN:    

Thursday, May 6th – 10:00 am

WHY:       

In Arizona, 19.2% of all children under 18 are food-insecure, which is the fifth highest rate in the country (Dept. of Health and Human Services). This collaborative food drive, involving numerous Valley leaders, businesses, food agencies and churches will raise both the food and money to assist with the Arizona hunger problem.

OTHER:  Attending the news conference will be:

Jerry Colangelo, Honorary Chairman
Dave Hannah, Lift Up America Founder
Russ Dickey, Arizona Hunger Campaign Director
Art Brooks, Arizona Broadcasters Association CEO
Kurt Warner, Campaign Spokesperson along with other local sports franchise representatives.

For more information, contact:
Barclay Communications
Ray Artigue, 602-346-2588, 602-540 8595 (cell)
raya@barclaycomm.com

 

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