FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Brighton, MI – February 7, 2019 – Lowry Solutions has raised more than 27,000 meals for Gleaners Community Food Bank (Gleaners) through a company-wide community outreach. The company held its annual food drive resulting in a total of 27,300 meals for 2018. The company has been raising meals for Gleaners for more than 4 years.
“We are pleased to present this record number of meals to Gleaners, stated Mike Lowry, CEO, Lowry Solutions. “We recognize that giving back to the community is an essential part of our business. We fully support Gleaners and their mission to fight hunger for those less fortunate in our area.”
“We are so grateful for the long-standing and impactful partnership with Lowry Solutions because their contribution this year of 27,300 meals was crucial in our mission to achieve a food-secure community,” said Bridget Brown, Director of Donor Relations & Livingston Operations, Gleaners Community Food Bank. “It’s especially important during this time of year when struggling families are facing painful tradeoffs such as paying for heat or putting food on the table. With the brutal winter we’ve been experiencing this year, Lowry’s donation has brought some peace of mind and relief to our neighbors in need.”
Lowry is committed to giving back to the community through their #LowryGivesBack program. They have created outreach initiates that support other organizations in and around Livingston County. The Gleaners partnership is just one of several fundraisers and outreach alliances that Lowry hosts along with an eight-year Intern Partnership with Pinckney New Tech High School and their signature “Jeans for Charity” Fridays with a 100% organizational match.
About Lowry Solutions
Lowry Solutions is a global systems integrator of complete IIoT, RFID, managed print services and barcode solutions for supply chain applications. As the industry leader for more than forty-five years, Lowry has been implementing real-time asset visibility solutions that simply traceability and improve business outcomes through sustainable solutions. The company continues to evolve alongside its customers to provide the most complete and modern data collection, integration, and management solutions available. Lowry Solutions is headquartered in Brighton, Michigan. For more information please visit lowrysolutions.com or call 888.881.2477.
About Gleaners Community Food Bank
For more than 40 years, Gleaners Community Food Bank has been “feeding hungry people and nourishing our communities.” Last fiscal year, Gleaners distributed more than 42 million pounds of emergency food to 499 partner schools, soup kitchens, shelters and pantries in Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Livingston and Monroe counties. Of every dollar donated, Gleaners uses 96 cents for food and food programs. One dollar provides three meals for a hungry neighbor. To learn more, visit www.gcfb.org.
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