Troy Waterfront Chili Fest raises K for Food Bank

TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — On Tuesday, Brown's Brewing Company announced that the Troy Waterfront Chili Festival raised $4,000 for the Regional Food Ban...

December 4, 2022
4:52 AM

TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — On Tuesday, Brown's Brewing Company announced that the Troy Waterfront Chili Festival raised $4,000 for the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York. The funds will help provide 16,000 meals to those in need. Attendees of the Chili Festival also donated 223 pounds of groceries. According to Chief Executive Office Molly Nichol, the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York serves about 355,000 people a month. Money raised through fundraisers helps contributes towards providing meals, and also supports a variety of programs run by the food bank including the BackPack Program and the Food as Medicine program.

Ben Mitchell