West Michigan Logistics Company Donates Food to Local Children in Need

West Michigan Logistics Company Donates Food to Local Children in Need

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 22nd, 2018

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.– September 22, 2017– Columbian Logistics Network, a third-party logistics provider based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, donated a trailer full of food to hungry children in West Michigan. Columbian held a Hand2Hand food drive at their corporate location in Grandville, Michigan. Hand2Hand is a nonprofit founded in West Michigan that delivers hope to hungry children by mobilizing communities to provide nutritious food over the weekend to kids.

Other local companies participated in Columbian’s food drive, such as Action Packaging, Bosch Killman VanderWal PC, and Williamson Employment Services. With the combined effort from Columbian and other local companies, Columbian was able to donate thousands of individual food items to the organization. The items collected will supplement food that goes home with children over the weekend provided by hand2hand partners.

“Being food logistics experts, this cause really stood out to us,” said Julie Oosterink, Payroll & Benefits Specialist / Coordinator of this community event, Columbian Logistics Network. “Columbian employees enjoy giving back, especially to the local community. It is important to employees that we are good members of the community and that we share our time and treasure with others.”

About Hand2Hand
Hand2Hand delivers hope to hungry children by mobilizing schools and churches to provide nutritious food over the weekends. For more information about this organization, please visit www.hand2handbackpack.org/

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