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Move for Hunger Honors Santa Barbara Movers with Hunger Fighting Hero Award

By Hazelwood Moving and Storage on Dec 23, 2014 at 11:43 PM in Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, December 23, 2014, Santa Barbara, CA   Hazelwood Allied Moving and Storage was awarded the 2014 Hunger Fighting Hero Award from Move for Hunger Food Drive for contributing boxes to hold the donations and transporting them to the Foodbank location.  Santa Barbara Community College students helped organizing the food drive on campus. Collections  were donated to the Foodbank of Santa Barbara County.  

“We’re thankful we have the resources to assist in the carriage and transport of the donations these students are able to collect.  Feeling helplessly hungry is a painful experience to endure, and we're glad our contributions made an impact,” said Casey McCann, co-owner of Hazelwood Allied. 

Move for Hunger teams up with moving companies across the country to move unwanted, non-perishable food items from those who are moving and deliver it to their local food banks. As an affiliated mover, Hazelwood Allied is also available to assist those who are relocating by collecting their unwanted food items that can go to help a family in need instead of going to waste. To find out more, contact the Hazelwood office at (805) 963-4493. 

ABOUT Hazelwood Moving & Storage is known as "Santa Barbara's Careful Movers"  and has relocated thousands of customers locally in Santa Barbara and throughout California since 1918. They are known in the industry for their commitment to thorough and careful packing, transportation, and storage, and are especially trusted to move delicate valuable items. With an A+ rating from the BBB, they are considered nationwide and international relocation experts. To find out more, visit their website follow them on Facebook, or call them at (800) 541-5958. 

ABOUT Foodbank of Santa Barbara County is dedicated to providing nourishment to those in need by acquiring and distributing safe nutritious foods through over 300 social service programs and agencies, and by providing education to solve hunger and nutrition problems in Santa Barbara County. The accept donations and volunteer efforts year round. To contribute or find out more, visit their website, view their Facebook page, or call (805) 967-5741. 

ABOUT Move for Hunger works to end hunger nationally by coordinating with relocation companies to pick up unwanted, non-perishable food items from those who are moving and deliver to their local food banks. They also assist clubs, charities, and organizations conducting food drives and fundraisers, and have many volunteering and internship opportunities available. To see how you can help, visit their website, follow them on Facebook, or call (732) 774-0521.

Additionally, in order to also provide much healthier fresh food options, the Foodbank of Santa Barbara County is accepting monetary contributions.  For every $1 of direct monetary contribution, the Foodbank can provide $17 worth of fresh food to the hungry.  Click on the [url=https://secure.qgiv.com/for/fosbc/]donation link[/url] to contribute a dollar amount of any preference. Additionally, more information is also available at the [url=http://www.foodbanksbc.org/howtohelp.html]Foodbank SBC website[/url]. 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, April 2, 2014, Santa Barbara, CA

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