National Van Lines Renews Partnership

February 13, 2019 | 12:20 pm | Written by

BROADVIEW, IL National Van Lines, a premier residential and commercial moving and storage company, has renewed its partnership with Move For Hunger, a national non-profit organization that mobilizes the relocation industry to reduce food waste and fight hunger. As a proud partner of Move For Hunger, 20 National Van Lines agents across the United States collect non-perishable food items from people who are moving and deliver them to local food pantries. Since joining the Move For Hunger network in 2012, National Van Lines agents have delivered more than 202,000 pounds of food to their local food pantries – providing nearly 168,000 meals to their neighbors in need.

“National Van Lines and their agents have proven that they are dedicated to making a difference in the communities they serve,” said Adam Lowy, Executive Director and Founder of Move For Hunger. “We are proud to call them our partners and are so grateful for their continued support.”

“We are extremely proud of our relationship with Move For Hunger and look forward to continuing the fight to help reduce food insecurity and food waste in the communities we serve,” said Tim Helenthal, President and COO of National Van Lines.

Through the generous support of partners like National Van Lines, Move For Hunger can continue to help the 41 million Americans struggling to find their next meal. For more information about Move For Hunger and how you can make a difference please visit www.MoveForHunger.org.

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Move For Hunger is a non-profit organization that mobilizes the relocation industry to fight hunger and reduce food waste. In addition to collecting food from people who are moving to new homes, Move For Hunger helps companies and individuals across the United States and Canada organize successful food drives. To date, they have collected nearly 13 million pounds of food. For more information, or to find out how you can host your own food drive, visit www.MoveForHunger.org.

National Van Lines makes moving easy. Evolving from a Chicago horse-and-wagon operation in 1929 to today’s globe-spanning long distance mover, National Van Lines excels at providing stress-reducing residential/commercial relocation and storage solutions. Whether your move is big or small, we handle it all with nationally recognized customer service, award-winning drivers and unparalleled attention to detail. Named a Super Van Operator of the Year by the American Moving & Storage Association, our cross country moving company holds a Better Business Bureau A+ rating. Visit us: www.nationalvanlines.com.

PRESS CONTACT:

Dan Beam, Communications Manager

Move For Hunger

[email protected] or (732) 774-0521

 

Deidra Poltersdorf, Marketing Manager

National Van Lines

[email protected] or (708) 450-2945

About Move For Hunger

More than 41 million Americans, including 1 in 6 children, struggle with food insecurity each day. Hunger exists in every state, county, and congressional district in the United States.

Move For Hunger has collected nearly 9 million pounds of food thanks, in large part, to ordinary people like you who recognized the urgency of the problem and decided to take action. We need your support to continue providing meals for our neighbors in need.

We have delivered more than

14,460,092
pounds

of food to food banks across United States & Canada.

These food donations account for more than

12,050,077
meals

for people in need.