afac’s 3rd ANNUAL chiefs vs chefs
October 1, 2014 6:30 – 9:30 PM
Buy your tickets now – this is one event you will not want to miss!
AFAC SEEING RECORD DEMAND, MAY EXCEED FOOD BUDGET
Many thanks to ARLnow for spreading the word about AFAC’s record-breaking client numbers: “AFAC currently serves 2,007 families and 8,028 individuals, a 40 percent jump since July 2013 and a 37 percent increase in the last calendar year, according to Executive Director Charles Meng. Meng projects the nonprofit will exceed its $700,000 food purchase budget this year by $150,000.”
DRIVE AWAY HUNGER FOOD DRIVE
SAT, SEPT 27 & SUN, SEPT 28
Come help AFAC Drive Away Hunger! AFAC is partnering with BJ’s to collect food for the 2,000 families that pick up food from AFAC every week. Stop by BJ’s Wholesale Club at 6607 Wilson Blvd, Falls Church, on Sat 9/27 10-6 & Sun 9/28 10-4 and help us fill AFAC’s van with food for our neighbors in need! Volunteer shifts are available on our online calendar. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
HUNGER ACTION MONTH
SEPTEMBER (ALL MONTH)
September is Hunger Action Month and AFAC’s calendar is jam-packed with activities! Check out our events calendar for the complete list of activities. Hang our poster in your school, apartment building, office, etc.