Some national businesses are partnering locally with Food Bank of Northwest Indiana to provide meals to those in need. Today through Sunday, November 3rd, donations are being accepted at area TJ Maxx, Marshalls and Home Goods stores. Riley Egan, Events and Outreach Associate for Food Bank of Northwest Indiana, this is part of an overall national drive.
“This is actually a corporate partnership through ‘Feeding America’, where nationwide, all TJ Maxx, Marshalls and Home Goods stores are going to be contributing to their local food banks”, Egan said.
“The stores in northwest Indiana will be donating to Food Bank of NWI.”
Throughout this weekend, banks partnering with Feeding America will also match overall donations up to $100,000, which will be distributed to local food banks.