SFL Companies Raised $8,000 for Blessings in a Backpack Avondale.
Auburn Hills, Michigan – February 25, 2019 – SFL Companies held it’s first Trivia Night Fundraiser and raised $8,000 for Blessings in a Backpack Avondale, a foundation that addresses child hunger in the Avondale School District, by providing food to students in need.
The Trivia Night Fundraiser took place on Thursday, February 7th, 2019 at Avery’s Tavern in Rochester Hills, Michigan. The successful event attracted over 150 members of the community to attend. All proceeds from the event were donated to Blessings in a Backpack Avondale. The event raised money from ticket sales, raffle donations, sponsorships, and other contributions from local businesses and partners.
About Blessings in a Backpack:
Blessings in a Backpack addresses child hunger in the Avondale School District, which is composed of Bloomfield Township, Troy, Auburn Hills, and Rochester Hills. Each week, the organization packs three hundred and twenty backpacks for children on the free and reduce lunch program. The children pick up the bags of food in preparation for the weekend. More than half of the funds for the program are raised through fundraising events. For more information about Blessings in a Backpack, please visit http://www.blessingsinabackpackmi.org/ or https://www.blessingsinabackpack.org/.
About SFL Companies:
SFL Companies is a full-service supply chain management and logistics firm focused on technology driven freight management. SFL Companies partners with shippers, growers, farmers, and manufacturers as an extension of their transportation and supply chain management team to provide individualized service and unmatched industry standards. Everyday SFL Companies is changing how truckloads of product are transported across the United States. SFL Companies specializes in shipping fresh produce and refrigerated goods. For more information about SFL Companies, please visit http://www.sflcompanies.com/.