Walden Galleria to Host Food Drive with Back To Basics Outreach Ministries & FeedMore WNY
— Food drive donation to benefit community & families affected by recent tragedy, happening Thursday, May 19th through Sunday, May 22nd at specific areas throughout the shopping center —
Buffalo, NY: Walden Galleria, in partnership with Back To Basics Outreach Ministries and FeedMore WNY, will be hosting a food drive beginning Thursday, May 19th through Sunday, May 22nd at the shopping center for community members and families affected by the recent tragedy.
Shoppers and visitors are encouraged to donate food and essential care items including diapers, soap, detergent, and other personal care products. Several donation areas will be located inside the shopping center, specifically placed on the upper level outside of Urban Air Adventure Park, lower level between the escalators at Dick’s Sporting Goods, and on the lower level between the escalators at Macy’s. In addition, Macy’s has redirected their Register Round Up for Charity Campaign to benefit FeedMore WNY’s community support efforts for those affected by the tragedy.
“The collaborative efforts of Back To Basics, Walden Galleria, FeedMore WNY, and the amazing out-pour of caring citizens that have come out of this tragedy is unprecedented,” said Pastor Giles, founder of Back-To-Basics Outreach Ministries. “There is no greater example of love that Buffalo has for its residents than all of us coming together to meet the needs of the community.”
“Now more than ever, we must come together to help those in need,” said Alex Corbelli, Marketing Director at Walden Galleria. “We’re proud to partner together with our fellow community partners and organizations to provide assistance and support for the individuals and families that were affected by this terrible tragedy.”
Donations can be brought or made during the shopping center’s hours of operation, starting at 11:00 a.m. until close on Thursday, May 19th until Sunday, May 22nd.
About FeedMore WNY
FeedMore WNY offers dignity, hope and a brighter future by providing nutritious food, friendship, and skills training to its Western New York neighbors in need. Through its food bank distribution center and partner hunger-relief agencies, as well as its home-delivered meal program and other targeted feeding programs, FeedMore WNY alleviates hunger and assists community members of all ages throughout Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, and Niagara counties. More information can be found at www.feedmorewny.org.
About Walden Galleria
Walden Galleria is the Buffalo-Niagara region’s premier shopping, dining, and entertainment destination. With over 200 retailers, 9 sit-down restaurants, an international food court, and Regal Cinemas Stadium 16 with 4DX and RPX theatres with full reclining seats, Walden Galleria truly dominates the retail market. Walden Galleria attracts over 23 million visitors a year by offering an impressive and unique selection of retail, restaurants, and entertainment that cannot be found anywhere else in the market including Anthropologie, lululemon athletica, Free People, Urban Outfitters, Apple Computer, ZARA, Texas de Brazil, The Cheesecake Factory, Dave & Buster’s, Urban Air Adventure Park, 5 Wits and many more! For more information, visit www.waldengalleria.com.
About Pyramid Management Group
Pyramid Management Group is one of the largest, most innovative, privately-held real estate developers in the northeast. Headquartered in Syracuse, New York, Pyramid’s portfolio of dynamic shopping, dining and entertainment destinations and expanding hospitality presence dominate the northeast with 14 properties located throughout New York and Massachusetts. For 50 years, Pyramid has built its reputation on being first, fast, ahead of the curve and always what’s next, leading the industry in combining the best elements of traditional retail with world-class dining and entertainment, all under one roof. For more information, visit www.pyramidmg.com.