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Road Trip Oklahoma rolls on this month with a special focus on giving back. Learn how you too can get involved and help the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma fight hunger across our state. Road Trip Oklahoma rolls on this month with a special focus on giving back. Learn how you too can get involved and help the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma fight hunger across our state.

Road Trip-Giving Back

Road Trip Oklahoma rolls on this month with a special focus on giving back. Learn how you too can get involved and help the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma fight hunger across our state. More>>

Fun Facts About Giving Back

  • The Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma provides food and product to over 450 partner agencies in 53 counties in central and western Oklahoma.
  • More than one-third of the Regional Food Bank’s emergency food recipients each week are children.
  • A $200 donation can provide an elementary school student with a backpack of food to eat on the weekend and during holiday breaks for an entire school year.
  • Since its inception in 1980, the Regional Food Bank has distributed more than 500 million pounds of food to those in need across Oklahoma.
  • Last year, 44,160 volunteers donated more than 136,729 hours of service, saving the Regional Food Bank nearly $2.4 million in labor.
  • For every $1 donated, the Regional Food Bank provides 5 meals.
  • Of households experiencing hunger, less than 20 percent are classified as unemployed. More than one-third are disabled and/or retired, while the remaining 46 percent have at least one working member.

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Friday, November 30, 2012

10:00am-6:00pm

  • 10:00am-6:00pm: Amanda Taylor live every hour from the OKC Outlet Shoppes.
  • 10:00am-12:00pm: Jed Castles and Bobbie Miller Meet and Greet.
  • 1:00pm-2:30pm--Lauren Nelson and Christina Eckert Meet and Greet.
  • 1:30pm-5:00pm- Matt Mahler and Lacey Swope Meet and Greet.

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