Posted November 20, 2011 12:09 am - Updated November 20, 2011 12:09 am
Photos: Juneau's generosity enables a few more Thanksgivings
Darren Adams, manager of the Southeast Alaska Food Bank accepts a check for $900 from members of the AARP Juneau Community Council at the Alaskan & Proud market on Friday. AARP chapters and community councils across Alaska are supporting area food banks through AARP's national Drive to End Hunger campaign. Community Council members are from left: Barb Potter, Sharon Lowe, Liz Lucas, Sue Nielsen and Marie Darlin.
Employees of Mendenhall Auto Center and Mendenhall Toyota stand with some of the nine pallets stacked with food to be donated to the Southeast Alaska Food Bank food drive on Friday. Toyota Corp. matched the employees' collection of $7,500 for a total of $15,000 in food donations.