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Increase Donations to Mid-South Food Bank During the Feinstein Challenge

Memphis, TN (March 1, 2014)—Donations made to Mid-South Food Bank from March 1 through April 30 are worth even more, thanks to the Alan Shawn Feinstein Foundation's  $1 Million Challenge 2012.  

For the 19th year, Alan Shawn Feinstein, a Rhode Island philanthropist, is giving $1 million in matching funds to hunger relief organizations in America.  Donations made to Mid-South Food Bank during the challenge are matched on a percentage basis by the Feinstein Foundation, up to $1 million nationwide.             

Donations can be mailed to Mid-South Food Bank at 239 S. Dudley St., Memphis, Tennessee 38104 or made online at  

For more information, contact Shelley Alley, 901-527-0841. ###   Mid-South Food Bank’s mission is to fight hunger through the efficient collection and distribution of wholesome food, and through education and advocacy.  A member of Feeding America, Mid-South Food Bank supplies food and other grocery items to charitable feeding programs in west Tennessee, north Mississippi and east Arkansas.