HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF)- Employees from Boeing made sure their community
members will keep fed this Thanksgiving.
They collected more than 1,000 pounds of
food. A donation truck pulled up Tuesday afternoon at the Food Bank of North
To express their gratitude for the donation,
Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle and Commissioner Dale Strong helped unload the
Each box contained non-perishable food items
to give to those in need this holiday season.
Employees have pitched in over the past ten
years for their annual Spirit of the Holidays food drive, so giving back is nothing
out the ordinary for them.
"The families out there now can enjoy the
holidays. I think that's the key to this; giving to the communities where our
employees live, work and go to church is important," said Boeing Huntsville
representative Tony Jones.