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Sharks Deliver 35,000 Pounds Of Chicken

by Staff Writer / San Jose Sharks

On Wed afternoon, 11 members of the Sharks organization visited City Team Ministries in San Jose to assist in the distribution of 35,000 pounds of frozen chicken from Tyson Foods.



Assisting the efforts of Lift Up America (www.liftupamerica.org), Sharks players Grant Stevenson, Josh Langfeld, Marcel Goc, Christian Ehrhoff, Niko Dimitrakos, Nolan Schaefer and Milan Michalek along with team president Greg Jamison, broadcasters Dan Rusanowsky and Randy Hahn and mascot S.J. Sharkie were on hand to help solve part of the hunger problem in the South Bay this Holiday season.

“We are proud to be good neighbors in our community,” said Jamison. “And on behalf of The Sharks Foundation and our staff and players here today, we are happy to assist those in need this Holiday season.”

After some opening remarks from officials at City Team Ministries and others, the real action began. Rolling up their hockey jerseys, the Sharks contingent jumped right in, moving all 35,000 pounds of frozen chicken and turkey to the waiting vehicles of 22 local agencies which included:

Non-Profit Agency Recipients
African-American Community
Breakfast with Friends
Camp MayMac
Family Services
Heritage Home
House of Grace
CityTeam San Francisco
CityTeam Oakland
Community Services Agency
Emergency Housing Consortium
Inn Vision
Loaves and Fishes
Love Inc.
Martha's Kitchen
Meals on Wheels
Sacred Heart
Salvation Army of Gilroy
Salvation Army of Santa Clara County
Santa Maria Urban Ministries
Shelter Network
St. Joseph's Family Center
Urban Ministry of Palo Alto

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