DENVER – Nov. 30, 2007 – Lift Up America and the Denver Nuggets teamed up with Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) to help bring the gift of food to the area’s less fortunate on Dec. 4, 2007. The entire team was on hand to help unload a truck containing more than 30,000 pounds of protein products to be distributed among 30 hunger relief agencies selected in partnership by the Nuggets and Food Bank of the Rockies in the Denver area. The event was held at the Pepsi Center.
“Our partnership and team spirit between these great organizations has a tremendous impact,” said Dave Hannah, CEO of Lift Up America. “It is truly inspirational to see so many entities coming together with such a noble goal in mind.”
“We’re honored to join forces with such caring organizations to help the people of the Denver area,” said John Tyson, chairman of Tyson Foods. “We hope our contribution inspires others to participate in the fight against hunger.”