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Transportation Department has successful food drive for the Virginia Peninsula Food Bank
The Hampton City Schools transportation department, under the direction of Darrin Wills, collected 4,692 pounds of food for the Virginia Peninsula Food Bank at their second annual Fill the Bus event on Thursday, November 17, 2022. The food was delivered to Hampton’s Kroger to be included in the annual Mayflower Marathon event.
“Our transportation department showed up in a big way in giving, loading the buses, and unloading the food at Kroger during the Mayflower event,” said Darrin Wills, HCS director of transportation. “What a blessing!”
We certainly want to thank all of our community partners to include the following:
HCS Transportation Family
Hampton City Schools
Kingmor Supply Inc.
Hampton Educators Credit Union
Cooke Brothers Funeral Home
Hampton-Newport News Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.
Hampton-Newport News Chapter of Kappa League/Guide Right
Mark Crump State Farm
Cheryl and Earl Jones and the Hampton Woods Community
Love Centered Church
Saint Paul PHC
Saint James Miracle Temple
Established in 1986, Virginia Peninsula Foodbank has been the leading hunger relief organization across the greater Peninsula serving the one in seven Virginians who experience the daily struggles of hunger in the cities of Hampton, Newport News, Poquoson, and Williamsburg, and the counties of Gloucester, James City, Mathews, Surry, and York.