Isaac’s Presents Check To Greater Berks Food Bank!

Isaac's Famous Grilled Sandwiches Presents Check To Greater Berks Food BankOn Thursday, February 16th, Isaac’s Famous Grilled Sandwiches presented a check for $2,616 to Greater Berks Food Bank.  This money that was raised by the Wyomissing Isaac’s location during January’s “Buy Soup, Feed Hungry Kids!” campaign.  Peg Bianca, Executive Director of Greater Berks Food Bank, and Bob Barto, Board President, accepted the check from Phil Wenger, President of Isaac’s, and Ray Metzger II, General Manager of Wyomissing Isaac’s.

This money has been earmarked for the food bank’s “Weekender Backpack” program crBackpack of Food from Greater Berks Food Bankeated to meet the needs of hungry children and their families, in Berks County, when other resources are not available, such as weekends and school vacations.  Backpacks are filled with enough food for 6 meals and 2 snacks and include a non-food item (toilet paper, shampoo, toothbrush, etc.) and are distributed to low-income elementary school children at 13 sites throughout Berks and Schuylkill Counties.  Approximately 1,400 backpacks are distributed each week.  Find out how you can volunteer or make a donation by calling Greater Berks Food Bank at 610-926-5802 or visit to learn more!

Isaac’s “Buy Soup, Feed Hungry Kids!” campaign raised $39,181, company-wide, for organizations in South Central Pennsylvania with programs feeding hungry kids.  In addition to Greater Berks Food Bank, checks will be presented to Central Pennsylvania Food Bank, Chester County Food Bank and Power Packs Project in Lancaster.  Look for more presentations to be posted in our blog and visit our website for more info.

About Johnny Roberts

Johnny Roberts, Marketing Coordinator for Isaac's, has been with the company for over 11 years, with most of that time spent in Marketing. He has worked in the restaurant industry since he was 16 and worked 8 years in a business-to-business advertising agency before coming to Isaac's...actually starting off at the Granite Run location as a tron before coming into Central Office to be in Marketing.
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