Chicago, IL—Pre Brands has donated 6,000 pounds of lean beef to Inspiration Kitchens, a company that provides emergency food assistance to those in need in Chicago. Since April, charity has produced over 13,000 meals and the aims to produce more than 90,000 meals in 2021.
“Pre is committed to making a lasting impact in the communities where our associates and customers call home,” said Kevin Ponticelli, President and CEO, Pre Brands. “Donating enough beef for over 25,000 meals feels especially meaningful in this unprecedented year.”
Inspiration Kitchen meals are delivered directly to people experiencing homelessness and poverty through multiple partner organizations, shelters, and transitional housing programs, says Evan Cauble-Johnson, Chief Development Officer, Inspiration Corporation. Partnerships include Breakthrough Urban Ministry’s Shelters, The Night Ministry, Franciscan Outreach, the Institute for Non-Violence Chicago, Victory Outreach, and Healthcare Alternative Systems, and Northside Housing in the Uptown neighborhood.