PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla., Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — As we speak, Bug Chunk Factor publicizes a donation of $10,000 to Treasure Coast Meals Financial institution, a member of Feeding America, the nation’s largest home hunger-relief group. The biggest hunger-relief group on Florida’s Treasure Coast, the outfit helps people and households acquire long-term meals safety, higher well being outcomes and self-sufficiency. It serves 4 county areas: Indian River, Martin, St. Lucie and Okeechobee counties, and has reported a 200% enhance within the demand for meals help because the starting of the coronavirus pandemic. Virtually 40% of individuals searching for meals help are doing so for the primary time.
“Because the pandemic started, we have seen so many individuals needing assist for the primary time of their lives,” stated Judith Cruz, President and CEO of Treasure Coast Meals Financial institution. “We’re extraordinarily grateful to Bug Chunk Factor Founder & CEO Kelley Higney and President Ellen McAlister for considering of our Treasure Coast households, and this donation will go a great distance to offer meals for these in want.”
Bug Chunk Factor’s donation will help the group’s ongoing efforts to struggle starvation, offering native kids, seniors and households who’ve been impacted probably the most by the pandemic entry to meals and nutritious meals.
Along with a financial donation, Bug Chunk Factor’s workers spent the day volunteering at Treasure Coast Meals Financial institution, making ready meals containers to additional help the group’s efforts.
“Our firm’s headquarters is in Port St. Lucie. As many individuals are struggling inside our neighborhood proper now as a result of pandemic, it’s extra necessary than ever that firms give again. We’re grateful for the unimaginable work of Treasure Coast Meals Financial institution and proud to help their ongoing effort to offer people and households entry to meals after they want it probably the most,” stated Bug Chunk Factor Founder & CEO Kelley Higney.
About Bug Chunk Factor
Bug Chunk Factor dedicates itself to providing clients a chemical-free, eco-friendly answer that successfully alleviates the discomfort, stinging, itching, and swelling brought on by insect bites and stings. Bug Chunk Factor is Amazon’s #1 promoting product for insect chew aid with over 30,000 constructive critiques. The product makes use of suction to take away the insect saliva/venom from beneath the pores and skin. Bug Chunk Factor can also be reusable, comprises zero chemical substances or hash components, and secure to make use of on kids of all ages, in addition to adults. The revolutionary device initially gained nationwide recognition in 2019 when founder Kelley Higney and her mom, Ellen McAlister, appeared on ABC’s hit present, ‘Shark Tank.’ The duo efficiently secured inventor and entrepreneur, Lori Greiner, as their enterprise accomplice. Since then, Bug Chunk Factor has obtained many accolades and is the winner of three Ladies in Enterprise Silver and Bronze Stevie Awards together with ‘Shopper Product Firm of the 12 months’ and ‘Quickest Rising Firm of the 12 months’ in 2020, in addition to the 2020 Shopper World Awards ‘Shopper Product of the 12 months’ Gold Winner, Greatest in Biz Awards 2020 ‘Most Revolutionary Shopper Product of the 12 months’ and the 2021 BIG Innovation Award within the Shopper Product Class. The product is accessible on Amazon.com, BugBiteThing.com and at varied retail places throughout the USA. Go to Bug Chunk Factor to study extra, and comply with the model on Fb, Instagram, TikTok and Twitter.
About Treasure Coast Meals Financial institution
Treasure Coast Meals Financial institution is the one meals financial institution and largest starvation aid group on Florida’s Treasure Coast, offering the neighborhood every year with thousands and thousands of meals valued at greater than $50 million via sturdy packages and in partnership with 400 charitable organizations in Indian River, St. Lucie, Martin, and Okeechobee counties. Along with emergency meals distribution, Treasure Coast Meals Financial institution operates a full roster of direct service packages that not solely clear up the instant drawback of starvation, however assist people and households acquire long-term meals safety, higher well being outcomes, and self-sufficiency. Treasure Coast Meals Financial institution is a member of Feeding America, the nationwide community of 200 meals banks that leads the struggle in opposition to starvation in the USA. For extra data on Treasure Coast Meals Financial institution, name 772.489.3034, go browsing to stophunger.org, go to the Fb web page at fb.com/tcfoodbank, or comply with on Twitter at twitter.com/tcfoodbank.
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