Caesars Entertainment Donates More Than 250,000 Pounds of Food And Thousands of Personal Protection Supplies Across the United States
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"During these extraordinary circumstances, we are dedicated to assisting our local communities across the country that are heavily impacted by donating perishables to nearby food banks and charities, as well as necessary supplies to first responders," said
- Donated approximately 116,000 pounds of perishable food items to
Three Square Food Bank.
- Provided gloves, masks and sanitizers from inventory to
University Medical Center(UMC), Las Vegas.
Atlantic Cityresorts donated more than 40,000 pounds of food to Community Food Bank of Southern New Jersey, Atlantic City Rescue Missionand Salvation Army.
- In addition to these donations, the company has also donated food not suitable for human consumption to animal rescues in need like
The Funny Farmin Mays Landing, NJ.
Ak-Chin Hotel and Casinodonated 15,000 pounds of food to the Ak-Chin Indian Community, which will be distributed to the Community's elders and families in need.
Harrah's Resort Southern California
- Harrah's Resort Southern California donated more than 8,000 pounds of produce and refrigerated items to the
San Diego Food Bank, as well as 805 pounds to The Foundry Escondido. Horseshoe Tunica Hotel & Casinodonated more than 8,000 pounds of food to the Mid-South Food Bank, Memphis Union Mission, and Sacred Heart Mission. Horseshoe Casino Baltimoredonated roughly 7,500 pounds of food to the Maryland Food Bankand other organizations.
Baltimoreis also partnering with Thread, Inc., Union Baptist Churchand New Psalmist Baptist Churchto ensure the food reaches those in need.
Harrah's New Orleans
New Orleansdonated 7,852 pounds of food to Second Harvest Food Bank New Orleans, which will result in 6,543 meals for the community.
- Donated more than 7,000 pounds of food to
Bossier Schoolsand The Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana.
Kansas City Hotel & Casinodonated 5,000 pounds of produce and one pallet of dairy to the North Kansas City YMCA, which is working in conjunction with several organizations in the greater Kansas Cityarea. Indiana Grand Racing & Casinoin Shelbyville, INdonated more than 4,000 pounds of perishable food to Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana.
Renodonated 150 pounds of food to Food Bank of Northern Nevada, 500 meals to Catholic Charitiesand 100 meals to Gospel Mission.
- Hash House A Go Go donated more than 200 pounds of food to
Catholic Charitiesas well.
Laughlin Hotel & Casinodonated over $13,000of food to local agencies including Laughlin Mealson Wheels, Food for Families, The Arc and Laughlin Food Bank, along with several cases of toilet paper, shampoo, conditioner, soap and lotions to Living Waters Hospice, Hospice of Havasu and Billet Home Health & Hospice.
Council Bluffs Hotel & Casinoand Horseshoe Council Bluffs Casinoin Iowadonated 7,600 pounds of food to employees.
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