Organizations join together to aid families in need
Houston, TX, – Teleperformance, Reach Out America and Feed the Children have joined together to provide disaster relief to Houston-area families affected by the recent flooding. Teleperformance has sponsored two Feed the Children semi-truck loads of disaster relief items for families in need.
Heavy rain began plaguing Houston and surrounding areas May 26. A total of 15 people have died due to flooding conditions.
This combined effort between Teleperformance, Reach Out America and Feed the Children will help support Houston communities, including West Columbia/Bar X Ranch, Holiday Lakes, Richmond and Woodlands. Feed the Children will be providing items such as cleaning supplies, Rubbermaid water coolers and boxes filled with food.
“Because of the generosity of Teleperformance and Reach Out America, Feed the Children is able to aid families who need us most,” said J.C. Watts, Jr., Feed the Children president and CEO. “Together we can provide assistance to the resilient residents of Texas.”
Thanks to our donors, Feed the Children stands ready to respond during disasters when needed. To make a gift to help those affected by disasters like the Houston-area floods, visit www.feedthechildren.org.
About Feed the Children
Established in 1979, Feed the Children exists to defeat childhood hunger. It is one of the largest U.S.-based charities and serves those in need in the U.S. and in 10 countries around the world. It provides food, education initiatives, essentials and disaster response. It operates five distribution centers located in Oklahoma, Indiana, California, Tennessee and Pennsylvania.
In fiscal year 2017, Feed the Children distributed 79.8 million pounds of food and essentials to children and families in the U.S. Internationally, it provided nutritious food or other benefits to 1,080,000 children, empowered 291,000 parents to make better decisions for their children, and positively impacted more than 1,200 communities and schools in 10 countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean. It is accredited by GuideStar Exchange and the BBB Wise Giving Alliance.
Visit feedthechildren.org for more information.