The Agape Food Bank, a program of Catholic Charities of Central Florida, needs your help! The Walmart Foundation is sponsoring a nationwide contest surrounding the issue of hunger in America and 200 communities have their eyes on the top prize of one million dollars, including the Agape Food Bank. All you have to do is vote on Facebook! Please hurry because the deadline is April 30!
Visit www.facebook.com/walmart between now and Monday, April 30. You can revisit the site every 24 hours and vote again.
The money will be distributed to food banks that belong to the national Feeding America network, like the Agape Food Bank in Polk County. There will also be 20 runner-up prizes of 50,000 each. “$50,000 would enable us to feed almost 200 children every weekend for one year,” said Brenda Reddout, Western Region Director of Catholic Charities of Central Florida.
The Lakeland Ledger ran the article below on this special opportunity: