For Immediate Release
January 28, 2022
Greater Newport Chamber to host food drive throughout February
Newport, RI- The Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors will run the annual Ton of Love food drive to benefit the food pantry at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center. Those who wish to donate online can visit mlkccenter.org and choose “Hunger Services” and “Ton of Love”. Checks or gift cards noting “Ton of Love” can be mailed to the center at 20 Marcus Wheatland Blvd. Newport. Donation bins can be found at:
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The Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce is one of the state’s largest business advocacy organizations, whose mission is to connect, innovate, enhance, and advocate for the businesses of Greater Newport. As a trusted and reliable institution for nearly 100 years, the Greater Newport Chamber is a vibrant collective body of the greater Newport business community with nearly 1,100 members representing over 50,000 employees. We work to create valuable strategic partnerships, promote strong economic growth, diversity, and prosperity to serve its members and the Greater Newport region.
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