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C.R. England and England Logistics Align Efforts Through One Initiative to Donate 750,000 Meals

By August 22, 2018 No Comments
Childhood hunger

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, August 22, 2018 – C.R. England and England Logistics have donated 750,000 meals to feed hungry children as they work to feed one million children in 2018. Reaching this achievement early Wednesday, August 22, the two companies will continue to work alongside carriers, customers, and freight agents through the One Initiative to fight childhood hunger.

In their mission against childhood hunger, C.R. England and England Logistics have implemented a donation structure that converts profits earned from each business service at either company into meals for children in need. The One initiative’s efforts are focused on food banks in communities where their employees live and work. Every donation leads directly to a food-insecure child receiving a meal. Both companies have held food drives and participated in service opportunities throughout the year to increase the amount of donations.

Participating food banks include Utah Food Bank, Atlanta Community Food Bank, Blue Ridge Area Food Bank, Central Pennsylvania Food Bank, Community Food Bank (Fresno, CA), Feeding America Riverside/San Bernardino, Food Bank of Northwest Indiana, Food Bank of the Rockies, Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana, Gleaners Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan, Greater Chicago Food Depository, North Texas Food Bank, Oregon Food Bank, Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York, Second Harvest Inland Northwest, Second Harvest of Southeast North Carolina, South Texas Food Bank, St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance, Virginia Peninsula Foodbank, and Banco de Alimentos Querétaro.

The One initiative is dedicated to working with communities to ensure proper nutrition for children throughout the country, and thereby provide them with a successful future. For more information or to donate, please visit www.oneagainstchildhoodhunger.com.

 

About C.R. England

Founded in 1920, C.R. England, Inc., is headquartered in Salt Lake City, UT, and is one of North America’s largest refrigerated transportation companies. C.R. England services include National, Mexico, and Regional Truckload service in addition to Dedicated and Intermodal services. Visit www.crengland.com.

About England Logistics
England Logistics, a wholly owned subsidiary of C.R. England, is one of the nation’s top freight brokerage firms and offers a vast portfolio of non-asset based transportation solutions, including full truckload services, intermodal, dry and cold chain LTL, parcel, global logistics, and complete supply chain management. Headquartered in Salt Lake City, UT, the company also has offices in Atlanta, GA; Detroit, MI; Greeley, CO; and Portland, OR. For more information, visit www.englandlogistics.com.

 

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Media Contacts

 

David Allred

C.R. England

801-974-3880

David.allred@crengland.com

Wendy Barclay

England Logistics

801-656-4718

wbarclay@englandlogistics.com