Whole Foods and Coop Ale Works Host Seafood Boil During Craft Beer Week

Net Proceeds Benefits the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma

(OKLAHOMA CITY) — May 10, 2017 – On May 17 from 4 to 8 p.m. join Whole Foods Market for a Seafood Boil.  Enjoy cold Coop beer, delicious Whole Foods Market seafood served from the Food for All Truck and a decadent Snow S'more dessert.  The event takes place on the lawn behind Whole Foods Market, located at 6001 North Western Avenue in Oklahoma City.  Tickets are $20 and net proceeds from the event benefit the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma.

“Join us as we celebrate Craft Beer Week with a seafood boil,” said Tobias Markey, community liaison with Whole Foods Market.  “Each ticket purchased will get you a seafood plate, one beer, one dessert and a special gift from Coop.  Don’t miss out on this fun event, which also helps fight hunger in Oklahoma.”

For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit regionalfoodbank.org/seafood-boil.

Oklahoma is one of the hungriest states in the nation.  Every dollar will be donated to the nonprofit and will provide the equivalent of five meals for children, seniors and families struggling with hunger.                                 

Established in 1980, the Regional Food Bank is the largest private, domestic hunger-relief organization in the state of Oklahoma. Last fiscal year, the nonprofit distributed 52 million pounds of food and products through a network of more than 1,300 schools and charitable feeding programs in 53 central and western Oklahoma counties.

About the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma
The Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma is the state’s largest private, domestic hunger-relief organization and a member of Feeding America’s network of Food Banks.  The nonprofit provides enough food to feed more than 126,000 hungry Oklahomans each week through a network of more than 1,300 schools and charitable feeding programs in 53 central and western Oklahoma counties. Since its inception in 1980, the Regional Food Bank has distributed more than 587 million pounds of food to feed Oklahoma’s hungry.  For more information, visit http://www.regionalfoodbank.org; find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/regionalfoodbank or follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/rfbo.

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