Los Angeles, CA, November 15, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Playa Vista Today and Playa Vista Farmers' Market is pleased to announce their second annual Season of Giving Food Drive as over one million people in Los Angeles County are at risk of going hungry. This year appears as though it may be the toughest with the skyrocketing cost of living and record poor economy has sent many working families into food pantries for the first time. In response to this ongoing hunger crisis, they are proud to host their second annual Season of Giving Food Drive.
Playa Vista Today will join the Playa Vista Farmers’ Market to collect food to donate to the LAX Food Pantry that supplies food to Inglewood, Westchester, Playa Del Rey and El Segundo and surrounding areas. The LAX Food Pantry can feed over 90 families each day they are open, which is Tuesdays & Fridays. The LAX Food Pantry is located at: 355 E. Beach Street in Inglewood, CA (310) 677-5597.
Starting on Saturday, November 27, 2010, area residents can drop off non-perishable food items at the Information Booth at the Playa Vista Farmers' Market. The drive will continue on Saturday, December 4 and Saturday, December 11. A donation bin will be at the Information Booth from 9:00 am – 2:00 p.m. The Playa Vista Farmers’ Market is located at 6400 Seabluff Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90094, corner of Discovery Creek & Seabluff Drive, From Jefferson Blvd: Enter on Concert Park Drive, From Lincoln Blvd: Enter on Bluff Creek Drive.
All donated food items will be delivered directly to the LAX Food Pantry. The types of foods that can be donated are: non-perishables, small canned goods, tuna, stews, soups, Peanut butter and jelly, Canned Fruits and vegetables, staples such as beans, rice, pasta.
About Playa Vista Farmers’ Market
6400 Seabluff Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90094
The Playa Vista Farmers’ Market is a Certified Farmers’ Market (CFM) and was established in June, 2009. The Sprouts of Promise Foundation is the operator of the market. They provide customers year-round with a selection of fresh, seasonal produce from the best local farms, including fresh fish along with tasty treats including omelet’s, waffles, crepes, pastries, breads, hummus, tamales, olive oil, fresh flowers and entertainment for the kids.
About Playa Vista Today
Los Angeles, CA 90094
PlayaVistaToday.com is an online lifestyle magazine for West Los Angeles, serving Playa Vista, Marina Del Rey, Culver City, Playa Del Rey, Mar Vista, Westchester, Venice and Santa Monica. Visitors to the website will be able to access the latest information online which also serves all of the surrounding affluent West LA communities and associated with LA West Connect, an exclusive directory for LA’s Westside.
Playa Vista, California is located in Los Angeles about a mile from the ocean adjacent to Los Angeles International Airport and home of the Los Angeles Clippers Basketball team. Playa Vista lures premier businesses including Electronic Arts, FOX and neighboring advertising giants like TBWAChiatDay.