Public Invited to Drop Off Non-Perishable Food Items at Station Dec. 6
Houston, TX -- Nov 25, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- Gexa Energy LP, a leading retail electricity provider in Texas, is helping to light up the holidays for Houston-area families through its partnership with KTRK-TV, ABC 13, for the "33rd Annual Share Your Holidays Food Drive" to benefit the Houston Food Bank. Gexa Energyis helping to spread the word about the need for food donations through local advertising, and more than 25 of the company`s employees will volunteer at the ABC 13 studio on Friday, Dec. 6, to sort and package the donations for distribution to the local community.
This is the fifth year Gexa Energy has sponsored this event, which in 2012 collected more than 145,000 pounds of food for nearly 19,000 families. The Houston Food Bank is the largest food bank in the United States in food distribution to its partner agencies, providing food and meal assistance to 18 counties in southeast Texas via a network of more than 500 partner agencies. The Share Your Holidays Food Drive is the Houston Food Bank`s largest donation drive each year.
"We`re committed to helping customers across Texas pay less for electricity and also helping those families in need in our community," said Brian Landrum, president, Gexa Energy. "We`re proud to partner with ABC 13 for the Share Your Holidays Food Drive and proud of our employees` dedication to helping make the event a huge success."
Gexa Energy invites everyone to join with them for the Share Your Holidays Food Drive by bringing non-perishable food items on Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, to the KTRK-TV studio at 3310 Bissonnet, Houston, TX, 77005. For more information, visit www.abc13.com.
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