RED BANK, NJ, November 11, 2021 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Chadwell Supply, a reliable maintenance, repair and operation (MRO) source of supply and flooring for multi-family properties, and Move for Hunger, a national hunger relief non- The not-for-profit organization announced the renewal of its partnership and commitment to the fight against hunger.
This is the second year of the partnership that has helped provide nearly 200,000 meals to those in need. In addition, Chadwell Supply recently hosted its own food campaign to support its efforts to fight hunger and food waste at seven of its locations nationwide in Virginia, Texas, North Carolina, Missouri and Florida . Food from each location was delivered to a food bank in the local area.
Hunger affects every community and every state. Forty-two million Americans, including 1 in 6 children, struggle with food insecurity, an increase of 5 million people since the start of the pandemic.
Move for Hunger has the unique ability to coordinate nationwide food drives and food rescues through its network of over 1,000 movers and transportation partners in all 50 states and Canada. Since 2009, Move for Hunger’s network has transported more than 24 million pounds of food – the equivalent of 20 million meals. It is through the support of partners such as Chadwell Supply that Move for Hunger can continue to expand its influence by launching a new fresh food program. The program focuses on recovering fresh produce, meat and more from farms and food manufacturers and then delivering it to local food banks. In its first season, the Fresh Meals program has distributed 400,000 meals.
Move for Hunger also continues to expand its reach into the multi-family industry with over 2,500 properties across the country. The property collects unused, perfectly good food when residents move out and also hosts community food drives for their neighbors in need. Move for Hunger’s multi-family network has already had a record year collecting over 100,000 pounds of food (83,000 meals).
Pete Wheeler, VP of Marketing and Sales Enablement, says, “Our customer companies are proud of the important role Chadwell Supply has played in the lives of their resident families.” “The multi-family industry is in a unique position to reach struggling families, virtually wherever they live. Move for Hunger is a very special representation of the true heart of this industry and we couldn’t be more excited to be a partner in their important mission.
“We are extremely grateful for the support of Chadwell Supply,” says Adam Lowery, executive director and founder of Move for Hunger. “They have been helpful in ways big and small, including sponsoring our Hunger Action Month webinar last month, where we showcased the collective impact of the multi-family industry on fighting hunger. This is a relationship that is only in its second year. will be strong.”
About Move for Hunger
Move for Hunger is a national 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that has created a sustainable way to reduce food waste and fight hunger. We have mobilized leaders in the relocating, relocating and multi-family industries to provide our customers, clients and residents with the opportunity to donate their food when they move. Members of Move for Hunger also organize community food campaigns, participate in awareness campaigns and create employee engagement programs. For more information, or to find out how you can host your own food drive, visit https://moveforhunger.org/.
About Chadwell Supply
Chadwell Supply began with three brothers, determined to keep a promise – to always value their profession, community and above all, each other. Keeping the time-honored traditions alive, Second Generation now operates Chadwell Supply. The “Chadwell Family” has expanded to include hundreds of employees working hard to lead the MRO industry, serve customers, and supply multi-family housing facilities from warehouses located in fourteen branches nationwide ( and growing!) For more information about the company, our products and our people, visit http://www.chadwellsupply.com/.
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