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KGMB-TV Helps Hawaii Food Bank Raise 1 Million Meals

Topic: Neighbors in Need
Date Posted: 6/9/2014

Raycom Mediaís CBS affiliate KGMB-TV Honolulu supported the Hawaii Food Bank Annual Food Drive. In April, the station produced and aired a 15-second "Good Things PSA" for several weeks, which encouraged viewers to bring canned meals and monetary donations to the Food Drive. The PSA featured KGMB-TVís morning anchor Steve Uyehara. In addition, several KGMB-TV anchors donated their time at the Food Drive, volunteering at a dunking booth to help raise money for the Food Bank. KGMB-TV also produced two 30-second PSAs to promote the event, along with a five-minute presentation for the organizationís kick-off breakfast. This yearís Food Drive raised 1 million meals, according to the Hawaii Food Bank.

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