WHO: Manatee County residents help to restock the shelves at The Food Bank of Manatee by participating in the 2019 Stuff the Bus event.
WHAT: A Manatee County school bus will be parked at each of the 17 Manatee County Publix store locations from 9:00am-3:00pm on Sunday, October 20th. Customers will have the opportunity to purchase items to help “stuff the bus” with critically needed food items to stock the shelves at The Food Bank of Manatee. The Food Bank of Manatee provides food to partner agencies and food pantries in Manatee County who are directly serving babies, children, families, and the elderly.
WHEN: The Stuff the Bus event will be held at every Publix store located in Manatee County on Sunday, October 20th from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.
Food unloading at The Food Bank of Manatee will take place:
TIME/LOCATION OF FOOD UNLOADING
Sunday, October 20, 2019 between 3:30 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.
The Food Bank of Manatee, Dry Storage Warehouse
3231 59th Drive East, Unit 101
Bradenton, FL 34208
MEDIA NOTE: Great visuals of Manatee School District busses and volunteers unloading boxes of food donations to restock the shelves at The Food Bank of Manatee will be available between 3:30 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.
The 2019 Stuff the Bus event is presented by Mosaic and is a community collaboration with United Way Suncoast, Herald Tribune, iHeart Media, Publix, the Manatee County School District, and Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee.