COLUMBUS, Ohio, June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Representatives of Glory Foods Inc. today announced NASCAR enthusiast, Stephenson Mario Harris, from Olivehurst, Calif., as the grand prize winner of the "Race To Feeding America" sweepstakes. He received two VIP access tickets to the 2013 Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, which was held on Sunday, May 26, 2013 in Charlotte, N.C.
Harris and his guest experienced the race up-close and personal, while also having the opportunity to meet NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Drivers David Ragan, #34, and David Gilliland, #38, both with Front Row Motorsports, and their pit crews.
Glory Foods launched the "Race To Feeding America" campaign in August 2012 with hopes to raise awareness about the millions of Americans who are struggling with hunger. NASCAR fans from all over the country contributed to the campaign by visiting www.racetofeedingamerica.org.
"We are thankful for all our NASCAR fans, like Harris, who have contributed to helping raise awareness for Feeding America," said Dan Charna, vice president of operations for Glory Foods. "We are encouraged by the response from the entire NASCAR community and our customers. With them, we were able to help feed thousands who may not have otherwise had access to nourishing meals."
About Feeding America
Feeding America provides low-income individuals and families with the fuel to survive and even thrive. As the nation's leading domestic hunger-relief charity, our network members supply food to more than 37 million Americans each year, including 14 million children and 3 million seniors. Serving the entire United States, more than 200 member food banks support 61,000 agencies that address hunger in all of its forms. For more information on how you can fight hunger in your community and across the country, visit http://www.feedingamerica.org.
About Front Row Motorsports
Front Row Motorsports is a Statesville, N.C.-based race team in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Formed in 2005 by restaurant and transportation entrepreneur Bob Jenkins, the team has competed in NASCAR racing in each year since its inception, expanding full-time to the premier Sprint Cup Series in 2009. The team partners with ModSpace, MHP, Scorpion Coatings, Ford Racing and Roush-Yates Racing Engines to field the No. 34 Ford driven by David Ragan and the No. 38 Ford driven by David Gilliland.
About Glory Foods, Inc.
Glory Foods is the category leader in Southern-style, heat-and-serve products including seasoned canned vegetables, cooking bases, hot sauces and fresh greens. For more information about Glory Foods, visit www.gloryfoods.com.
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