40,000 meals for the hungry!

Matt’s 10K Run to Fight Hunger Nets 40,000 Meals for Hungry Families

July 8, 2015-Greensboro, NC

Matt's Run For Hunger 2015On Saturday, July 4th close to 200 runners and walkers gathered at Fleet Feet running store for “Matt’s 10K Run to Fight Hunger. The mission was to donate checks, cash, and cans for to help those in hunger. In all, $5,600 was raised which equates to 40,000 meals for Second Harvest Food Bank. Local business owners Matt and Amy Ketterman put the group run on annually. “The food banks are low in the summer time and kids do not have the benefit of school lunches so we felt the urge to help out in mid-summer,” explained Amy.

Matt and Amy Ketterman own a local flooring company that services the apartment, rental home, and real estate market. Their company, Got You Floored, is devoted to of helping the hungry as well. Besides paying all the expenses for the run, the company also donates  $10 from their profits to fight hunger when customers order carpet on line. Each year, over 50,000 meals are donated by the company.

“Our staff and customer base is really engaged in helping those who are truly in need. It is very humbling to see the running community come together at one time to help such a great cause,” said Matt.

Matt’s Run for Hunger

Run to Fight HungerJuly 4th, 7:30 a.m.

Both a 10K and 5K event!

Fleet Feet Greensboro 3731 Lawndale Dr, Greensboro, North 3 Carolina 27455

FREE to run but taking cash/check donations for Second Harvest Food Bank. Every penny donated goes to Second Harvest. $1=12 cans of food! So please, be as generous as you can. Every dollar DOES count.