FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(Rochester, NY) – Nothnagle REALTORS® announced that they recently collected 1,413 pounds of nonperishable food items for Foodlink at their annual clam bake.
The company event was held on Friday, October 16 at the Burgundy Basin Inn. In attendance were Nothnagle management, employees and agents from the 26 branch offices throughout the region. Guests were invited to bring non-perishable food items to the event. The response was overwhelming. Guests brought bags and, in some instances, cases of food. From the 400 attendees, Nothnagle collected 1,413 pounds of goods for Foodlink.
Foodlink is a regional food bank serving Allegany, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Orleans, Seneca, Wayne, Wyoming, and Yates Counties. Their operations target the root causes of hunger. In 2014, Foodlink distributed over 18 million pounds of food—including 3.6 million pounds of produce, offered more than 200 nutrition education courses, and created new access points for healthy foods in underserved communities.
“The generosity of our agents and staff is truly remarkable,” said Armand D’Alfonso, President and CEO of Nothnagle. “Thank you to everyone who participated and helped make the food drive an incredible success!”
About Nothnagle Realtors: Established in 1948, Nothnagle Realtors offers 31 locations throughout the Rochester, Finger Lakes Region and Buffalo regions. In May 2015, Nothnagle announced its alliance with Howard Hanna Real Estate Services. The combined performance of the joint Nothnagle and Howard Hanna companies in 2014 was $11.3 billion in closed sales volume and 61,776 closed transactions. The combined strength of the companies is more than 7,300 agents and employees with 205 offices in the eight states of Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York, Virginia, Michigan, West Virginia, North Carolina and Maryland. For more information visit www.Nothnagle.com.
*Based on statistics reported by the NYS Alliance of MLSs for the Buffalo and Rochester regions, August 2014 – August 2015.