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SouthPoint Foundation donates $7,000 to local food shelves

Thursday, May 7, 2020  
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SouthPoint FInancial Credit Union - SLEEPY EYE, Minn. (May 4, 2020) - In an effort to help ease the burden food shelves may be feeling due to COVID-19, and to support its local communities, SouthPoint Foundation has donated $7,000 to area food banks.

Receiving $1,000 donations each are:

  • Sleepy Eye Food Shelf
  • Springfield Area Food Shelf
  • New Ulm Emergency Food Shelf
  • St. Peter Food Shelf
  • ECHO Food Shelf of Mankato/North Mankato
  • McLeod Emergency Food Shelf in Hutchinson
  • Waconia United Food Shelf.

“Food shelves across the country are experiencing unprecedented demand,” says Troy Diedrich, President of the SouthPoint Foundation.  “We are grateful to the individuals that serve the nutritional needs of our communities during this time.” 



SouthPoint Financial Credit Union Foundation is a registered 501c3 not-for-profit corporation established in 2017 to promote community giving and scholarship opportunities in the areas served by SouthPoint Financial Credit Union.



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