Men Who Care donate to Marilla Food Bank

From left to right: Dick Albee, of Men Who Care, handing checks to Bob Thomas, representing the Marilla Food Bank. (Courtesy Photo)

From left to right: Dick Albee, of Men Who Care, handing checks to Bob Thomas, representing the Marilla Food Bank. (Courtesy Photo)

MANISTEE COUNTY — Men Who Care Manistee County selected the nonprofit, Marilla Food Bank, to receive the last quarterly donation of 2018.

The donation was in the amount of $3025. Marilla Food Bank serves individuals from Marilla Township which is located in the northeast corner of Manistee County. Bob Thomas, representing the Marillla Food Bank, stated that the food bank services approximately 60 individuals monthly.

For 2018, Men Who Care has donated $12,950 to Manistee non-profit organizations. Recipients receiving 2018 donations:

• January — Choices of Manistee $3375;

• April — Hearts for Critters $3,125;

• July — Manistee Art and Cultural Alliance $3,425; and

• October — Marilla Food Bank $3,025.

Dick Albee, representing Men Who Care, stated “We are always looking for new members. We meet quarterly and all members donate $100 per quarter to a Manistee County nonprofit organization selected and voted upon by the members.”

If interested in joining Men Who Care please contact Dick at (231) 723-0032 or Al Frye at (202) 277-1363.

 

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Posted by Ashlyn Korienek

Ashlyn is the cops & courts and city reporter for the Manistee News Advocate. You can reach her at (231) 398-3109 or akorienek@pioneergroup.com

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