Photo by Joel Muniz on Unsplash COMMUNITYLos Angeles Rams team up with LA Regional Food Bank to provide holiday meals for over 8,000 people amid COVID-19 by Mecca Lennon December 26, 2020 The Los Angeles Rams partnered with the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank and the Pechanga Resort Casino to provide holiday meals for over 8,000 individuals. This will be the Rams’ third drive-thru food distribution event SoFi Stadium.“Tens of thousands of Angelenos are hurting from the pain caused by this pandemic. Our Tribe knows adversity. We are grateful to provide a little bit of help and hopefully some joy during this holiday season.”– Jared Munoa, President of the Pechanga Development Corporation.The meals featured Don Lee frozen chicken, potatoes, oranges and a shelf stable kit. The families also got facemasks and personal bottles of hand sanitizer. Volunteers included Rams cheerleaders, Rampages, and front office staff.September 9, the Rams partnered with the LA Regional Food Bank to provide meal kits for over 2,300 families and more than 9,000 people, which is about 70 pounds of food, according to the Rams. The Food Bank hosted over 120 food distributions from the March to September.“The Rams are proud to work with community partners such as Pechanga and the LA Regional Food Bank to provide meals to more than 2,000 families during this holiday season. “Together, we made the holidays brighter for neighbors who have fallen on hard times as the number of households battling food insecurity continues to rise in Los Angeles during the COVID-19 pandemic.”-Lexi Vonderlieth, Los Angeles Rams Vice President of Partnership Marketing. Post Views: 279The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest PostsMecca LennonMecca Lennon has been a Journalist for In The Zone since August 2020. Mecca has experience in journalism and professional writing from experiences obtained in the classroom and through various leadership roles. Mecca has facilitated and assisted in campaigns to enhance social media presence and overall prestige in brands. A Public Relations student at William Paterson University, she aspires to work in a sports related role with an emphasis on the NFL.Latest posts by Mecca Lennon (see all) New Orleans Saints will Host 500 Vaccinated Workers at Divisional Round game - January 16, 2021 Green Bay Packers launch Give BIG Green Bay; 45 local nonprofits will participate - January 16, 2021 Baltimore Ravens Commit to Help Build New Playground with $500,000 Donation - January 16, 2021 Los Angeles Rams team up with LA Regional Food Bank to provide holiday meals for over 8,000 people amid COVID-19 - December 26, 2020 Related Topics#foodbank#foodinsecurity#larams#losangelesramsCOVID-19 Newsletter SubscriptionCan't Miss Posts! UFC Long Island: Ticket & Fight Card Info by Kristine Haugsjaa | posted on May 31, 2017 Women in Sports: NHL Network Host, Jackie Redmond by Nicholas Durst | posted on March 4, 2019 The Story of the NHL’s First Armenian, Zach Bogosian and His Biggest Fan by Anthony Paradiso | posted on September 12, 2020 Fighting Words: Bellator is Giving Hardy the Credit She Deserves by Kristine Haugsjaa | posted on October 20, 2017 MetLife Stadium to host Army-Navy Game in 2021 by Kelly Lynn | posted on August 23, 2017More in COMMUNITY You Know I’m Right, Episode 106: Newsday’s Neil Best (Audio/Video)On the 106th episode of You Know I’m Right, Nick Durst and Joe Calabrese are joined by... Will Michael Jordan’s Exclusive Golf Course Enable Him To Take On The Pros?Michael Jordan Loves the Game of Golf: Michael Jordan is a former professional basketball... Underfunded College Sports : The “Side Door” to College AdmissionsI just finished watching Operation Varsity Blues: College Admissions Scandal on Netflix, and if... New York Baseball Parks Welcome Back Fans, But Is It Too Much Too Soon?Yankee Stadium and Citi Field to allow fans at 20% capacity. Weekly Taste: John Venezia’s best NFL Week 16 bets and tips Could Jim Harbaugh and Colin Kaepernick Reunite for 2021-22 NFL Season?