PRESS RELEASE: The Runbeck Team Donates Easter Baskets and Food to Phoenix Rescue Mission
On Monday, March 19, 2018, Runbeck Election Services, Inc. of Tempe, Arizona continued with their annual tradition of filling and supplying Easter baskets for the Phoenix Rescue Mission. The baskets contained colorful grass, an assortment of candy-filled plastic eggs, stuffed animals, loose candy, and activity coloring books. Collectively the team was able to donate enough for 30 baskets which will be presented to the Phoenix Rescue Mission on March 21, 2018.
New this year, Runbeck employees were offered the chance to donate food by packing a supplied box for donation. The Team set-out to match a quota of 20 boxes contributing to the Phoenix Rescue Mission’s 700 total. With ease the Team surpassed the challenge, with a closing count of 21 boxes, and each containing: 1-jar of peanut butter, 4-cans of fruit, 4-cans of vegetables, 2-cans of beans, 2-cans of tomatoes, 1-box-or-bag of cereal, 2-packages of instant potatoes, 2-cans of tuna or chicken, 2-packages of gravy mix, 2-packages of pasta, rice, or beans, and 1-package of cake mix and frosting.
The Phoenix Rescue Mission is a place of hope, healing, and new beginnings for men, women, and children in the community struggling with homelessness, addiction, and trauma. For more information on how to get involved, please visit www.phoenixrescuemission.org.
FOR RELEASE 9:00 a.m. EST, MARCH 21, 2018