Treasure Chest Casino Sacrifices 100,000 Dollars To Non-Commercial Organizations
Casino treasure chest casino announced that he donated a total of 100,000 dollars to two local non-profit organizations providing basic services to the elderly and local families fighting hunger.
The treasure chest donated $ 50,000 to kenner’s food bank, which distributes food to hundreds of residents, facing the problem of lack of food security in the community every week, in partnership wort a second harvest meal. Since the beginning of a paneemic, the food bank faced with high demand for its services and connesees to serve all citizens of the city of kenner in need of the food aid.
"We would like to thank boyd gaming for this very generous donation food bank. This will allow us to help more in need of kenner inhabitants during high demand associated with covid-19, "ben zan said, the mayor of kenner. "It’s just another example of one of many ways that treasure chest and boyd gaming return to society.
"We are very grateful to boyd gaming for this generous donation," said chavon thompson, director of citizens support services criting food bank of kenner. "It will be of great importance to help uschieve our goal to combat hunger by distributing food products most needy".
The hotel also donated $ 50,000 to jefferson’s council on aging (jcoa), a non-profit organization offering a complete set of programs and services to improve the quality of life of the elderly in jefferson county. The organization offers food programs, transportation services, wellness seminars, employment services for the elderly, the center of assistance to the elderly and disabled and much more. Donation "treasure chest" donation will allow a non-profit organization to purchase such a necessary van that will be used for the transportation and delivery of food for the elderly.
"The gracious donation in the amount of $ 50,000 received from boyd gaming and treasure chest will allow jcoa to replace the van for transporting and delivering food, which after many years of impeccable service reached the end of its service life," alber robisho said, executive director and general director jcoa. "Will be able to continue the provision of services in the form of transport in gretna senior and health center, food delivery to older people living in territation and providing additional transport services to scheduled events as needed ".
Latest contributions are part of the ongoing efforts of treasure chest and boyd gaming to support local non-profit organizations providing community comprehensive services, since the country comes out of the covid-19 pandemic.
"Kenner’s food bank and the jefferson council on aging made a significant contribution to our community, especially during the covid-19 pandemic, when even more families fought with a lack of food security, and older people needed wider access to the most important services to improve their quality. Life, "said kim etland, vice president and ceo treasure chest casino. "Casino treasure chest and boyd gaming is proud to support such charitable organizations that help to make our community as the best place to live our families.".
Source: official site boyd gaming