Arnold's Smithfield Foods donates 7,000 pounds of sausage to those in need


Brian C. Rittmeyer, Tribune-Review (PA)

April 1, 2021


Families who went to a food distribution Thursday in Harmar were the first to benefit from a donation of more than 7,000 pounds of sausage from Arnold’s Smithfield Foods.


Smithfield donated the first 3,200 pounds of breakfast links to the Compassion Network. A truck from 412 Food Rescue took 80 cases weighing 40 pounds each to Feeding the Flock in Harmar, where it became a surprise addition to the weekly distribution serving about 300 families.


The rest of the sausage, 97 cases totaling 3,880 pounds, will be picked up and distributed next week.


While Smithfield makes regular donations, this was the single largest from the Arnold facility, plant Manager Chris Matarrese said...


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