Prince William County Community Foundation
P.O. Box 5148
Woodbridge, VA 22194
Contact: Dr. Vanessa Gattis, (800) 455-4773
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
C.H.O.W. Wagon Competes for $25,000 State Farm Neighborhood Assist Award
WOODBRIDGE, VA – The Prince William County Community Foundation (PWCCF) was named a top 200 finalist out of thousands of national applicants to compete to receive a $25,000 award from State Farm. The finalists were selected based on a lengthy award application and the organization’s alignment with State Farm’s focus on three areas: safety, education, and community development. The selection period lasts for 10 days and includes public outreach and community voting.
“We’re extremely excited to be selected as a finalist by State Farm. We have been working diligently since our Foundation. Our mission is to help end hunger in our local community. A $25,000 award would mean the opportunity to expand our C.H.O.W. Wagon services to more communities, as well as feed approximately ……. Children and families. We’re extremely thrilled to be selected and excited to engage Prince William County to vote for us to move to the final round.”
Help us secure a top 40 position by casting your votes, up to 10 votes a day until OCT 2nd. You can vote via: www.neighborhoodassist.com/entry/2034909
PWCCF is a Woodbridge, Virginia based volunteer-led organization founded in 2018. The Foundation is committed to sustaining healthy and vital Prince William County (PWC) communities. The Foundation’s objective is to help build healthy communities where we promote social, environmental, and economic health through various initiatives for the residents of Prince William County. PWCCF’s most notable program is the C.H.O.W. Wagon (Combatting Hunger on Wheels). The C.H.O.W. Wagon partners with Prince William County Schools, Greater Prince William Food Rescue, and other private and community resources to provide food to children and families weekly. Since March 2020, the C.H.O.W. Wagon has distributed over 35,000 meals and fed approximately 4,300 families.
For additional information about the Prince William County Community Foundation and to vote, visit www.pwccfoundation.org
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