U.S. Rep. Bobby L. Rush Gives Needy Families In The First Congressional District Over 500 Food Baskets And $70,000 Worth Of Clothes

Dec 16, 2004
Press Release

Chicago, IL. ---- Congressman Bobby Rush, in conjunction with the Beloved Christian Community Church, where he also serves as pastor, will host his 3rd Annual Holiday Give-A-Way, Congressman Rush will distribute over 500 food baskets, and more than $70,000 of new children's clothes to residents on Saturday, December 18, 2004 at Kershaw Elementary School - 6450 S. Lowe Street, Chicago, from 10:00AM to 2PM.

Congressman Rush will also make direct donations to various South Side and South Suburban locations, including women's shelters, community centers, hospitals and village halls throughout the First Congressional District. 

Corporate sponsors include Sears, Dominick's, Jewel-Osco, Pepsi USA, Comcast, Kraft Foods, Wal-Mart and General Mills.