Eagle Creek Gives North County Food Bank Big Support


Eagle Creek presented a check today to the North County Food Bank for $10,000 and 6,800 pounds of food collected in their annual food drive. This money can purchase over 32,000 lbs. of food for hungry families in North County San Diego.

On hand to present and receive the check included President of Eagle Creek Steve Barker, Executive Director North County Community Services Stan Milller, North County Food Bank Director Mike Dooty and Eagle Creek employees.

In its 12th year, the Eagle Creek Food Drive continues to generate the largest donation of food and money the North County Food Bank receives each year. Over the last seven years, Eagle Creek has collected, more than 267,000 pounds of food and over $30,000.

Large financial contributors this year included:
Pungkook $1,000
Hamman Construction $500
Datron World Communications $300 & 500 lbs. of food
Heaviland Enterprises $200
Employees: $1,325
Sales Reps: $340

The following cmpanies also contributed to EC's Food Drive:
Christ Presbyterian Day Care Center
E-World Recyclers
Polaris Zoaida
Shadowridge Jazzercise
Vista Chamber of Commerce
Roadway Trucking

Eagle Creek matched the donations made to the North County Food Bank.

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Eagle Creek is a maker of adventure travel gear, luggage, travel accessories and packing solutions for active, adventurous souls. Founded in 1975, California-based Eagle Creek, Inc., invented the adventure travel gear category, introduced the industry's first convertible backpack on wheels, and is revolutionizing the way travelers pack with its Pack-It® gear organizers, folders, cubes, sacs and toiletry kit organizing system.