13 November 2007
Sodexho's Cans Across America
Food Drive A Success
On November 7th, Sodexho hosted its second annual
national food drive in attempt to break a Guinness World Record for the most
amount of food collected in a 24-hour time period.† JSU collected 908 lbs. of
food, breaking last year's school record of 860 lbs.†
It has not yet been determined if enough cans were collected in this nationwide effort to set a
Guinness World Recordówe will find this out
within the next week.† Regardless, many hungry people will have food due to the drive.† The cans were donated to the Jacksonville Christian
Outreach Center.† Sodexho would like to thank all of the students and faculty that participated in the drive for their donations.
Delta Zeta came in first place, donating†241 lbs.; the Ultimate Frisbee Club came in 2nd place with 201lbs; and the College of
Commerce and Business Administration came in 3rd place with 197 lbs.† Delta Zeta will receive a pizza party for taking 1st place.
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