PRLog - Aug. 31, 2011 - EAST HAVEN, Conn. -- Guida’s Milk, one of the few remaining family-owned independent dairies in the state of CT, is donating approximately 4,000 gallons of Guida’s Spring Water to the Connecticut Food Bank in order to assist local CT residents affected most by the devastating results of Hurricane Irene.
Guida’s Milk will deliver a full trailer of spring water to the Connecticut Food Bank in East Haven tomorrow, September 1st, 2011 to assist CT residents who have been without power and water. “We are trying to do our part as a local company to help our local community.” says Michael Guida, the President of Guida’s Milk. Guida’
This is not the first natural disaster where Guida’s Supercow has come to the rescue. Guida’
For more information on how you can help CT local residents who have been impacted by Hurricane Irene, you may go to the Connecticut Food Bank website at www.ctfoodbank.org. The Connecticut Food Bank website has launched a Hurricane Irene Virtual Food Drive where you can purchase food online for the hurricane victims. Janet Kniffin, the Chief Development Officer at Connecticut Food Bank, said they anticipate their biggest draw next week. They have a high demand for relief supplies and non-perishable items such as tuna, peanut butter, granola bars and canned fruit. For more information, you can contact the Connecticut Food Bank at (203) 469-5000.
Other resources you can access to help Hurricane Irene victims are the American Red Cross at www.redcross.org, dial 211, or call your local disaster relief programs and / or local shelters.
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Guida's Milk is one of the largest independent dairies in New England since 1886. A family owned & operated business, Guida's Milk strives to cultivate its presence as a viable force in the dairy industry by providing quality products & service.