Local Albertsons Hosts "Souper Bowl of Caring" 2/1/14
CBS 7 News
February 1, 2014
ODESSA-With the big game just around the corner local Albertsons stores are selling more than just party platters, they're looking to tackle down the fight against hunger.
All three Albertsons in Odessa are selling pre-packed bags filled with canned foods for $8 as part of the "Souper Bowl of Caring" campaign.
Tomorrow is the last day to take part in this fundraiser.
According to Albertsons website, in the last five years the company has collected 1.5 million pounds of food that has been donated to various local food banks.
The stores will also be collecting money donations in the amounts of $1, $3, and $5 at the check out stands.
All canned foods and money donations will benefit the West Texas Food Bank.