Cable ONE employees recently raised more than $2,000 to help feed the less fortunate in Eastern Jackson County.
"Our employees recognized a growing need in our community. They worked together to through various fundraising methods by sacrificing their time and energy. All together raised $1970 to which will be donated to Our Daily Bread," said Cable ONE Lead Technician JB Senseney. "We proud to be able to partner with our Daily Bread to help those in our community who are in need and I am honored to be part of a group of individuals who care this much."
Our Daily Bread is a local non-profit whose mission is to feed the unemployed, homeless, and older individuals who are unable to feed themselves. Serving Gautier, Moss Point, and Pascagoula, Our Daily Bread is run on monetary donations and donations of canned goods, meat, vegetables, Styrofoam serving trays and plastic cutlery.
"Donations like this from Cable ONE are the only way can keep feeding the hungry," said Mary Meldren, Executive Director Our Daily Bread. "Most of our elderly visitors are expected to live on $16 a month in federal assistance. If we have more individuals and companies giving like what we were blessed with from Cable ONE, we can reach even further in helping those that are struggling to find food."
Cable ONE will present Our Daily Bread with the donation at 9 a.m. on Monday, December 18 at Our Daily Bread, located at 3502 Old Mobile Avenue in Pascagoula.
About Cable ONE
Cable One, Inc. (NYSE: CABO) is the seventh-largest cable company in the United States. Serving more than 800,000 residential and business customers in 21 states with high-speed internet, cable television and telephone service, Cable ONE provides consumers with a wide range of the latest products and services, including wireless internet service, high-definition programming and phone service with free, unlimited long-distance calling in the continental U.S.
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