74# of Volunteers
East Texas Food Bank of Tyler KETK staffers volunteered at the East Texas Food Bank in Tyler, Texas. Employees helped fill backpacks for the summer food program and prepared items to be stocked at food pantries throughout East Texas. Seventy-four station employees participated for a combined 164 hours during the one day of activity. The food bank relies heavily on donations and volunteers throughout the year. Their efforts were an important contribution that helped sustain the non-profit. In all, they packed 20 pallets containing 648 boxes with 3,584 backpacks and 4,800 bags, which amounted to 15,366 meals.