City of Anaheim Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media contact: Ruth Ruiz, (714) 765-5060 office, (714) 420-7797 cell
JOIN THE CITY OF ANAHEIM TO “FEED THE NEED” AND STAMP OUT HUNGER
Citywide food drive will benefit Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County
ANAHEIM, Calif. (March 15, 2013) The City of Anaheim is once again partnering with Second Harvest Food Bank to support the more than 400,000 men, women and children in Orange County at risk of hunger.
From March 18 through March 25, donations of canned, dry and packaged food can be dropped off at any of the 12 City locations listed below. Food donation barrels will be available during normal venue operating hours.
Anaheim City Hall – 200 S. Anaheim Blvd.
Anaheim Central Library – 500 W. Broadway
Anaheim West Tower – 201 S. Anaheim Blvd.
Anaheim Police Department (Main Station) – 425 S. Harbor Blvd.
Anaheim Police East Substation – 8201 E. Santa Ana Canyon Rd.
Brookhurst Community Center – 2271 W. Crescent Ave.
Canyon Hills Branch Library – 400 Scout Trail
Downtown Anaheim Community Center – 250 E. Center St.
East Anaheim Community Center – 8201 E. Santa Ana Canyon Rd.
Euclid Branch Library – 1340 S. Euclid Ave.
Haskett Branch Library – 2650 W. Broadway
Sunkist Branch Library – 901 S. Sunkist St.
For more information regarding the “Feed the Need” food drive, please contact Wendy Solorio at 714-765-4502. For more information regarding Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County, please contact Lorina Smith at 949-653-2900.
ABOUT ANAHEIM –The City of Anaheim, founded in 1857, is one of the nation’s premier municipalities and is one of California’s most populous cities. Anaheim covers 50 square miles with more than 343,000 residents and more than 2,950 City employees. The municipal corporation’s annual budget is $1.5 billion. Anaheim supports a thriving business community with companies such as Carl Karcher Enterprises, Inc., L-3 Communications, Pacific Sunwear, and Disneyland Resort. Successful sports franchises call Anaheim home, including Angels Baseball, Anaheim Ducks, the U.S. Men’s National Volleyball Team, the 2012 Olympic Games Silver Medal winning U.S. Women’s National Volleyball Team, and the Professional Arena Soccer League Anaheim Bolts. Anaheim also boasts world-class meeting and entertainment venues with the Anaheim Convention Center, LEED-certified and the largest on the west coast, Honda Center, City National Grove of Anaheim, Anaheim GardenWalk, and Angel Stadium of Anaheim. In addition, Anaheim embraces its vibrant cultural arts community, including the world-renowned Anaheim Ballet. Annually, Anaheim welcomes millions of visitors to the city, truly making it where the world comes to live, work and play. For more information, please visit www.anaheim.net.