NAF El Centro Launches the 2012 Feds Feed Families Food Drive

NAVAL AIR FACILITY EL CENTRO, June 12, 2012: The base launches its 2012 Feds Feed Families Food Drive.  Feds Feed Families is a government-wide effort led by the Chief Human Capital Officers (CHCO) Council.  All Federal employees are encouraged to participate.

Last year’s nationwide goal was 2,000,000 pounds of food and federal employees nationwide well exceeded that goal by collecting 5,793,446 pounds of food for local food banks.  In that same time period, NAF El Centro’s goal was 1,000 pounds of food and the installation ended the drive with 5,900 pounds of food going directly to the Imperial Valley Food Bank.