97 Rock’s “Operation: Rock Out Hunger” | Events
A Statement Released by 97 Rock
DJ Jickster to live on Food Bank of WNY trailer for one week
WHAT: Kickoff press conference for 7th annual 97 Rock’s “OPERATION:Rock Out Hunger” to benefit the Food Bank of WNY
WHEN: Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 4:00 p.m.
WHERE: Quaker Steak and Lube Restaurant parking lot, 6727 Transit Road, Williamsville NY
WHO: 97 Rock’s DJ Jickster will move into a 48-foot Food Bank of WNY trailer and call it home for 7 days as he promotes a frozen turkey, cash and food drive to fill the trailer.
DETAILS: For the seventh straight year, 97 Rock’s DJ Jickster will host “OPERATION: Rock Out Hunger,” which starts at 4 p.m. on Wednesday and concludes at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 21. Marylou Borowiak, President and CEO of the Food Bank of WNY will be there, along with a representative from National Fuel, who will announce it is matching every turkey donated this year.
Owners of Gui’s Lumber in Niagara Falls will be donating $3,000 worth of frozen turkeys and Bills’ fullback Corey McIntyre will also be there. Since Jickster began Rock Out Hunger, he has raised $45,894, 61,502 pounds of food and 6,904 turkeys.That has helped the Food Bank to distribute 324,430 meals and 6,904 turkeys for Thanksgiving dinners in WNY.
Thank you for helping those who are hungry today. Through your Will--You can help those who will be hungry tomorrow.