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Mission To Receive Donation From NIPSCO; Host Skip A Lunch, Feed A Bunch

On Thursday, November 19, 2015, at 11:30am, NIPSCO employees will present The Rescue Mission with a $15,000 donation. The Rescue Mission was selected as the 2015 Charity of Choice by NIPSCO employees in northeast Indiana. Throughout the year, NIPSCO employees from Fort Wayne, Auburn and Angola have supported The Rescue Mission through volunteerism, fundraising, and a corporate match.

Following the check presentation, The Rescue Mission will host Skip A Lunch, Feed A Bunch from 12:00pm to 2:00pm. Fort Wayne residents can participate in the Skip A Lunch program by skipping their lunch (or latte) and donating what they might have spent to The Rescue Mission. For just $5, the Mission is able to provide 3 nutritious meals for individuals in need. Participants are welcome to drop off their Skip A Lunch donations at Glenbrook or donate online at

Both the check presentation and Skip A Lunch, Feed A Bunch will take place in the retail space across from Barnes & Noble inside Glenbrook Mall. The media is welcome to attend, photo opportunities available.

Proud sponsors of National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week include: Brotherhood Mutual Insurance Co., Sweetwater Sound, The Chapel, Parkview Health, Glenbrook Square, Old National Bank, 21Alive, and WBCL.

For more information, contact Richard Cummins at 260.426.7357 ext. 138, or at richard.