Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP’s Charitable Donations Provide 5,000 Meals on Thanksgiving
November 24, 2020 | Press Releases
BUFFALO, N.Y. – For Thanksgiving 2020, Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP announced that through financial donations by the firm and organized food drives, the firm provided more than 5,000 meals to individuals and families in need during the Thanksgiving holiday. In the weeks leading up to Thanksgiving, Lippes Mathias’ Jacksonville, Fla. and Albany, N.Y. offices not only made financial donations, but also collected food items for donation to the Beaches Emergency Assistance Ministry (BEAM) in Jacksonville and Equinox, Inc. in Albany. Financial donations were also made to the Capital Area Food Bank in Washington, D.C. and FeedMore Western New York in Buffalo.
BEAM is a community-based organization serving low income residents in Jacksonville’s beaches communities and relying heavily on community support to assist its neighbors in times of need.
Equinox, Inc. is a nonprofit organization in the N.Y. Capital Region serving adults and youth with chemical dependency, victims of domestic violence, adults, youth, and families living with mental illness, urban teens and adults, and homeless youth.
The Capital Area Food Bank provides 30 million meals to almost half a million Washington, D.C. area residents, every year. The Capital Area Food Bank also addresses the root causes of hunger through multiple education programs and innovative service delivery partnerships.
FeedMore WNY’s food bank and Meals on Wheels programs have a combined 90 years of feeding the Western New York community. It continues to look forward and find new ways to serve Western New York’s vulnerable community members and eradicate hunger.
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