Governor Fallin Kicks Off 'Feeding Oklahoma' Food Drive

Tuesday, October 1st 2013, 5:24 pm
By: News On 6

Governor Mary Fallin kicked off the "Feeding Oklahoma" Food Drive Tuesday morning at the Regional Food Bank in Oklahoma City.

The drive also includes the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma.

The goal is to raise enough donations for 1.4 million meals. They've already collected more than $150,000 and 18,000 pounds of food.

Non-perishable food items can be donated at BancFirst locations, select AT&T locations, the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma and the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma and their partner agencies.

The most-needed items include canned meat, canned vegetables, canned fruits, canned tuna, peanut butter and rice and beans.

The food drive ends October 31st.

Text KIDS to 32333 to give $10 to the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma's Food for Kids program.

Disclaimer: A one-time donation of $10.00 will be added to your mobile phone bill or deducted from your prepaid balance. All donations must be authorized by the account holder. All charges are billed by and payable to your mobile service provider. User must be age 18 or older or have parental permission to participate. By texting YES, the user agrees to the terms and conditions. Service is available on most carriers. Message & Data Rates May Apply. Donations are collected for the benefit of the Community Food Bank by the Mobile Giving Foundation and subject to the terms found at You can unsubscribe at any time by texting STOP to short code 32333 text HELP to 32333 for help.

Find other ways to give on the Feeding Oklahoma web page

Find ways to give on the Feeding Oklahoma web page.