Emergency Food Network To Honor Leaders In Fight Against Hunger

Annual Recognition Breakfast scheduled for May 2 at UW Tacoma.

Tickets are on sale now for Emergency Food Network's annual Recognition Breakfast on May 2.

The event, from 8-9:30 a.m. at Phillips Hall at the University of Washington, Tacoma, will honor those committed to helping fight hunger in Pierce County -- as well as celebrate EFN's 30th anniversary.

Those receiving EFN's Silver Spoon Award this year are: United Natural Foods Inc.; Rotary Club of Tacoma #8; Key Peninsula Lutheran Church; Marsh Allen; The Gary E. Milgard Foundation; American Fast Freight & Totem Ocean Trailer Express; and Schnitzer.

Carrie Little of Little Eorthe Farm and the past manager of Mother Earth Farm, will receive the David P. Ottey Lifetime Achievement Award.

Also being honored are retiring EFN board members Michael Hansch, John Long and Walter Waisath, Jr.

Tickets are $39 and table sponsorships start at $500. For more information, contact Development Director Jeff Klein at 253-584-1040 or jeff@efoodnet.org.

To purchase tickets, visit efnrecognitionbreakfast.eventbrite.com or call 253-584-1040. RSVPs are due by April 23.


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