Carubba Collision Corporation announced that its president, Joe Carubba, presented a $10,000 check to the Food Bank of Western New York at Operation: “Rock Out Hunger” on November 18th at the Food Bank Trailer located in front of the Eastern Hills Mall in Amherst, N.Y.
“Rock Out Hunger is a tremendous event to bring public awareness in an effort to help those less fortunate than us,” said Carubba. “We are thrilled to present this check which will provide 476 turkeys to families in our community this Thanksgiving.”
Accepting the check from the Food Bank of WNY was Marylou Borowiak, president and CEO of the food bank, along with representatives from New Beginnings Food Pantry and Evangel Food Pantry who were on hand to load the turkeys.
“We are incredibly grateful to Joe Carubba and Carubba Collision Corp. for this wonderful donation,” said Borowiak. “Through the years, their generosity has touched the lives of thousands of local families in need. The Food Bank of WNY is thankful to have such amazing partners in the fight against hunger.”
Carubba Collision has served the greater Buffalo area since 1955. Giving back to the community is something that Carubba has a long and proud history of. Several not-for-profits have benefited from Carubba’s generosity over the years, including Make A Wish, Young Life, Mercy Flight, ECMC Trauma Unit, YMCA, the Food Bank of WNY, the Niagara County Sheriffs K-9 Unit, the City Mission, the NYS Golden Gloves, SPCA and the University at Buffalo.