Harris Teeter, MillerCoors, Murphy-Goode Serve Military Families for Thanksgiving
Companies Partner with Operation Homefront, Provide Holiday Meals to Military Families
Charlotte, N.C. – Nov. 26, 2013 – Today, Harris Teeter and MillerCoors donated holiday meals to 400 military families served by Operation Homefront. Murphy-Goode also donated $6,000 in Harris Teeter gift cards to Operation Homefront; the gift cards will be used by military families to purchase holiday meals.
Operation Homefront is a non-profit organization which provides emergency financial and other assistance to the families of our service members and wounded warriors. The donation took place at the DC Armory; Operation Homefront coordinated the Thanksgiving meal distribution event and also identified the recipients of the gift card donation.
About Operation Homefront DC Metro Chapter
Operation Homefront provides emergency financial and other assistance to the families of our service members and wounded warriors. OH also assists military families during difficult financial times by providing food assistance in the form of food boxes and grocery gift cards. In 2012, Operation Homefront met nearly 152,000 needs for military families including active duty, Guard and Reserve members from all branches of service. For more information about Operation Homefront, please visit www.OperationHomefront.net/dcmetro.
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