$1 donated = 3lbs of food
Monday, May 7th - Friday, May 11th, 2018
In Denton County, an estimated 159,257 people are experiencing hunger. This May, help stem the rising tide of hunger in Denton by becoming a part of the 7th annual Mayor's Day of Concern for the Hungry!
The Mayor's Day of Concern is a collaborative effort between City of Denton Mayor Chris Watts and a large team of local organizations including the Denton Community Food Center, Denton Community Market, Denton County Friends of the Family, Denton County MHMR Center, Denton Hunger Coalition, First Refuge Ministries, Health Services of North Texas, Our Daily Bread, NCTC Corinth Campus, The Salvation Army of Denton, Vision Ministries, and United Way of Denton County.
Businesses and organizations around Denton will compete to collect the most amount of money and non-perishable food items the week of May 7th to May 11th. Click here to see a list of our current drop-off locations. Be on the look-out, we will be announcing more locations every day leading up to the drive!
Results from the competition will be announced at the Mayor's Day of Concern at the Denton Community Market on Saturday, May 19th at 11:00am. Join us to hear a short message from Mayor Watts about hunger in the Denton community and to find out which businesses or organizations secured first, second, and third place! Find out more about the event here!
Interested in having your business participate?
Contact Alicia at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.