Faith Technologies Employees Raise Enough Funds for More Than 18,000 Meals to Support Second Harvest Foodbank
Madison, Wis. (June 15, 2012) – Faith Technologies, a full-service electrical and specialty systems contractor, collected more than $6,000 for Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin. The ninth annual Faith Technologies’ Jerry Ahrenholz Memorial Golf Outing was held at the The Oaks Golf Course in Cottage Grove, Wis., on May 15, 2012. Proceeds raised at the event cover expenses to provide more than 18,000 meals to southern Wisconsin residents.
“We’re proud to support the Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin,” said Heath Luedtke, Vice President – Madison. “The summer months are a challenging time for food banks. With the close of school goes school lunches, and Second Harvest Foodbank provides the support to feed families in our community.”
Faith Technologies hosted more than 130 golfers consisting of customers, vendors and employees. Also in attendance were Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin employees who acted as volunteers throughout the day to help ensure the event’s success.
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About Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin
Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin is a nonprofit organization dedicated to ending hunger in southwestern Wisconsin through community partnerships, serving nearly 141,000 people annually, including 43 percent who are children. Through food and financial donations and volunteer support, Second Harvest acquires and distributes food to 300 partner programs in 16 counties. From July 1, 2010 –June 30, 2011, Second Harvest distributed 8.6 million pounds of food. It is one of 200 members of Feeding America, the nation’s leading domestic hunger-relief charity. For more information, go to www.secondharvestmadison.org.