Storm Smart donates $62,000 to March to a Million Meals

WINK Feeds Families March to a Million Meals reached its goal of $400,000 and had surpassed it Monday, but a business leader in Southwest Florida wasn’t done contributing. The effort was already at more than $493,000 to benefit families facing food insecurity in Southwest Florida, and Brian Rist, the executive chairman of Storm Smart, helped […]

Harry Chapin Food Bank: Thank you for your donations

While you think about what’s on the menu for dinner, many families wonder where their next meal will come from. Food insecurity is a challenge that exists in in Southwest Florida, and with your help, we’re responding to it. Community members have helped WINK Feeds Families March to a Million Meals reach its $400,000 goal, […]

March to a Million Meals: Goal of a million meals surpassed, donations continue

An incredible difference has been made in Southwest Florida. On Monday, WINK News reached its goal of raising $400,000 that will go toward a million meals distributed in the community for those who need it. The fundraising drive is for the month of February, but money continues to come in thanks to the community’s generosity. […]

March to a Million Meals: Why do people give?

Some people simply give because they can. Bob and Karen Nagy said they watch the news every night and sees the images of people lining up for food drives. “It’s really … heart-wrenching,” Karen said. “We’re the lucky ones. We don’t have to worry about where our next meal is coming from.” That’s why Bob […]

WINK Feeds Families: Team up with us in our March to a Million Meals

Southwest Florida is marching to feed a growing need in our community. WINK News is teaming up with the Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida for our march to a million meals. We are one-quarter of the way there with more than $100,000 raised for our $400,000 goal. The ultimate goal is to feed […]