FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. – Associates of diversified automotive company JM Family Enterprises Inc., recently raised $63,702 to fight hunger across North America.
The fundraiser was part of the company’s fifth annual Fall Fill-Up campaign, which collects monetary and nonperishable food donations for nonprofit organizations in the communities where JM Family and its subsidiaries have major business operations.
In Forsyth County, associates from JM Family and subsidiary DataScan significantly increased its total contributions for The Place of Forsyth County Inc., from the previous year.
In addition to canned goods, nearly $6,900 was collected during the food drive, which will provide approximately 27,600 meals for children and families in need.
The Place of Forsyth County has been serving local families facing difficult times by offering emergency basic needs since 1975.