XENIA — The Xenia FISH food pantry was one of many across the country to receive funds after the fifth annual Food Raiser Fundraiser.
The Fundraiser was held to raise awareness (and money) for the need to fill food pantries during the summer months. Needs rise with children on summer break from school. According to the Feeding American organization, $1 provides nine meansl.
Super Wash, located in Morrison, Ill., had 140 of its locations raise more than $45,000. During the last five years, enough money to provide 2.3 million meals was raised and sent to food pantries, including Xenia’s.