Tyson Foods, Civitan Club pack meals for local students
From Contributed Reports
Sunday, October 23, 2016
Tyson Foods of Tarboro recently participated in a food drive to benefit the Backpack Buddy program hosted by the Pay It Forward Civitan Club.
The program provides food insecure-students with nutritious weekend meals during the school year. Club members packed a total of 102 meals in 17 backpacks for students at Nashville Elementary school.
There were 107 meals and 337 individual snack packs left over for future backpacks during the year. In addition, the Tyson Foods plant in Rome, Ga., donated two cases of granola bars.