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Review for Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank, Duquesne, PA, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

For the past three years, I have organized and ran a fundraiser for the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank called Frisbee for Food. The event is a casual frisbee tournament with a $5 entry fee, and about 200 high school kids attend each year. The event has raised about $1500 each year, and it is an amazing time. Students at my high school really respect the food bank, and everybody is willing to donate what they can and make a fun day out of helping charity. I've also gleaned with the food bank, which is such a fun way for people to volunteer. I spent the day bonding with caring people from the Pittsburgh Community and it not only made me feel like I was really helping, but it also gave me a connection to the Food Bank that I can't say I have with any other non-profit that I have donated to or volunteered for.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

I haven't personally experienced the results, but I have seen how they have helped families and individuals in need in my community.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

I don't know enough to know every detail of the organization, but the work I have done with it has been perfect and I would not change my experiences.

Role:  Donor & I gleaned kale for the Food Bank and I organized a fundraiser as well.