The Alabama Peanut Producers Association will be donating a pallet of peanut butter to the Wiregrass Area United Way Food Bank tonight at 6:30 p.m., during the National Peanut Festival Volunteer Kick-Off event.
This donation is a total of 1,440 jars of peanut butter totaling 1,620 pounds of peanut butter.
This donation begins a special food drive called “Dream Big” coordinated by the National Peanut Festival, Wiregrass Area United Way Food Bank, and the Alabama Peanut Producers Association.
The food drive will continue during the fair. Special ticket prices will be given for peanut festival tickets. Complete details are available at www.nationalpeanutfestival.com. Representatives from the Alabama Peanut Producers Association and the Wiregrass Area United Way Food Bank will be attending tonight’s special presentation.