One of the scheduled events is to take place at 2 p.m. at the Martin Luther King, Jr park in Winter Haven Florida. Other events will be held in the Orlando and Tampa areas on that day as well. Event organizers are asking attendees to bring can goods and other dry goods that can be donated to local small food banks and food pantries. Local food banks and other charities are encourage to pick up donations after the event.
Candidates who have signed the "Support the 47 Percent" pledge at the www.supportthe47percent.com website will be in attendence and allowed to speak to the crowd where hot dogs and hamburgers will be served. T-shirts are also on sell at the organizing groups website whereby proceeds will go to food banks.
" We are excited about helping food banks and food pantries in this way", says founder Michael Dobson.