Ambassadors of Compassion rally with the U.S. Air Force Academy football team,
Tyson Foods, Inc., and Care and Share Food Bank to assist Colorado
WHAT: As Ambassadors of Compassion, the U.S. Air Force Academy football team will give service to their community on Saturday, August 9th. Through a generous donation from Tyson Foods, Inc., the Academy’s student-athletes will participate in distributing more than 30,000 pounds of food through Care and Share Food Bank to more than 30 partner agencies in southern Colorado.
Representing the U.S. Air Force Academy, Head Coach Troy Calhoun and the football team will be joined by participating organizations Ambassadors of Compassion, Tyson Foods, Inc., Care and Share Food Bank and Bourbon Brothers Holding Corp at a press conference, followed by the food distribution.
WHERE: Falcon Stadium Parking Lot
2169 Field House Dr-South Gate
Academy, CO 80840
WHEN: Saturday, August 9, 2014
12:45 p.m. Media Check-In
1:00 p.m. Tyson Food Distribution Kick-Off
WHO: U.S. Air Force Academy Football: Head Coach Troy Calhoun, football players and cheer squad
Ambassadors of Compassion Rep from Bourbon Brothers Holding Corp: Gary Tedder, Co-Founder/Sr. VP
Tyson Foods, Inc.: Fletcher Dawson, Customer Service Manager, Diversified Channels Military Sales
Care and Share Food Bank: Lynne Telford, President and CEO
WHY: An Ambassador of Compassion is someone who serves the needs of their community and takes responsibility for their own LIFE (Labor, Influence, Forgiveness, Experiences). An interactive leadership program for youth across the country, Ambassadors of Compassion is part of Lift Up America, a 501c3 non-profit organization. For more information and how to donate, please visit www.aoclife.org.
The United States Air Force Academy, Tyson Foods, Inc., Care and Share Food Bank and Bourbon Brothers Holding Corp. are encouraging others to be an Ambassador of Compassion through calling upon communities to take action to fight domestic hunger. Care and Share Food Bank is the largest non-profit hunger relief agency in southern Colorado. For more information about how you can help, please visit www.careandshare.org.
CONTACT: Kristi Roehm, Cornerstone Comm (Ambassadors of Compassion): 760.505.1686, email@example.com
Dave Toller, U.S. Air Force Academy: 719.333.3478, firstname.lastname@example.org
Krista Cupp, Tyson Foods, Inc.: 479-290-5195, email@example.com
Shannon Coker, Care and Share Food Bank: 719-434-4682, firstname.lastname@example.org