Columbia Gas donates $60K to Va. food banks

Columbia Gas donates $60K to Va. food banks
(Source: WALB)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Columbia Gas is donating $60,000 to eight Virginia food banks to help provide food for families across the state.

Columbia Gas is donating to the following Food Banks:

  • Chesterfield Food Bank, Chester
  • Fredericksburg Regional Food Bank, Fredericksburg
  • Oasis Commission on Social Ministry, Portsmouth
  • Blue Ridge Area Food Bank, Lynchburg
  • Blue Ridge Area Food Bank, Verona
  • Culpeper Winter Heat Shelter, Culpeper
  • Hope Distributed Community Development, Harrisonburg

“One child out of every eight in Virginia struggles with hunger, and many don’t know where their next meal will come from,” Columbia Gas of Virginia President and Chief Operating Officer Brent Archer said. “Through our Share To Care campaign, we are proud to partner with local agencies that are helping make a difference in the lives of hungry individuals and families every day in the communities we serve – and in the process helping spread the word about ways all of us can help those most in need.”

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