For Immediate Release
LANDING, N.J. -Atlantic
City Electric in collaboration with the Community FoodBank of New Jersey,
Southern Branch, recently held a volunteer event at the FoodBank's Egg Harbor
Township, N.J., location to benefit those in need. About 40 Atlantic City Electric employees,
their family members and friends packed boxes with donated food for residents
in need this holiday season.
To support this volunteer event, Atlantic City
Electric held food drives across various company locations resulting in more
than 900 pounds of food collected to help stock the cupboards of the FoodBank. Also
as part of this initiative, Atlantic City Electric employees at the
Pleasantville Operations Center collected more than $1,500 to help further
support the FoodBank.
"Atlantic City Electric has a longstanding
commitment to the FoodBank," said Vince Maione, Atlantic City Electric region
president. "We believe it's important to support local organizations, like the
FoodBank, that make a difference in the lives of others. We have an obligation
to help meet the needs of residents and our customers by assisting organizations
that benefit those in need."
Atlantic City Electric is commited to supporting
local communities through volunteer initatives, charitable contributions and community outreach endevours.
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