6,300 dozen eggs donated to Feeding America
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) – Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin received a huge donation just in time for Easter.
S & R Egg Farm in Whitewater donated more than 75,000 eggs. Feeding America says it’s thankful for a donation like this because it’s always in need of nutrient-rich foods.
“Eggs are just a vital source of protein that can be used during any meal and it’s a very versatile food,” said Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin Director of Marketing Lori Holly. “It feeds so many families with that rich protein that is so kid friendly and family friendly, it’s invaluable to us.”
The eggs will be distributed to more than 300 agencies starting Friday. S & R Egg Farm has donated more than two million eggs to Feeding America over the years.