Shelton Insurance & Financial Inc. in Christiansburg is collecting food for Feeding America Southwest Virginia. Those who would like to donate can bring food to the Shelton office between Aug. 1-31 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. For more information about Shelton Insurance & Financial Inc., visit www.nationwide.com/kelly-shelton.
Here is the press release from Shelton Insurance and Financial Inc.
Christiansburg, VA – Shelton Insurance & Financial, Inc. is proud to partner with other local Nationwide Insurance agencies in New River Valley for a food drive to benefit the one million people in the Mid-Atlantic region who are food insecure.
The food drive will be August 1 through August 31, 2012 and will benefit food banks in Maryland, Delaware, District of Columbia and Virginia.
You can bring food to the Shelton Insurance’s office at 223 Central Avenue Christiansburg VA 24073 (next to McDonalds on Rt. 460).
“Through Nationwide’s Food Drive, you can give back and make a direct impact on the lives of people living in our community, said Kelly Shelton. “It’s easy to get involved and make a difference.”
The Nationwide Insurance Foundation recently made a $1.25 million grant to Feeding America, the nation’s largest hunger-relief charity.
Nearly 14 million children are estimated to be served by Feeding America, over 3 million of which are ages 5 and under.
Food bank donations can be made during normal office hours between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. The office’s phone number is 540-381-6358 and the website is http://www.nationwide.com/kelly-shelton.
Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, based in Columbus, Ohio, is one of the largest and strongest diversified insurance and financial services organizations in the U.S. and is rated A+ by both A.M. Best and Standard & Poor’s. The company provides customers a full range of insurance and financial services, including auto insurance, motorcycle, boat, homeowners, pet, life insurance, farm, commercial insurance, annuities, mortgages, mutual funds, pensions, long-term savings plans and specialty health services. For more information, visit www.nationwide.com.