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Over 22,000 Pounds of Food Collected for Second Harvest Food Bank

PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS & CASINO
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Contact: Jennifer See 814-464-5409

 


Over 22,000 Pounds of Food Collected for Second Harvest Food Bank

Erie, PA — INClub members at Presque Isle Downs & Casino brought in two cans of food for the Second Harvest Food Bank. In return for the player’s generosity, the casino gave each player $5 in free play for their donation.

Throughout the 3 ½ weeks the donations were collected, casino guests provided 22,867 pounds of food for the Second Harvest Food Bank.

Currently, the employees at Presque Isle Downs & Casino are collecting food through December 20th.

“People really want to make a difference. Each year this program continues to be a huge success for the people in our area who really need it the most. It’s great to see both our employees and our customers come together to donate to such a worthy cause like Second Harvest,” stated Mike Tamburelli, Vice President and General Manager of Presque Isle Downs & Casino.

The Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania is dedicated to providing subsistence support to individuals in dire need of help in their 11 county Northwest Pennsylvania service area.

Presque Isle Downs & Casino remains dedicated to supporting the community and is sponsoring various charities throughout the holiday season including Second Harvest Community Food Bank, The United Way of Erie County, Toys for Tots and Presents for Patients.

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