35,000 Pounds of Chicken to Fight Food Insecurity

Published 04/12 2014 11:10PM

Updated 04/12 2014 11:49PM

FAYETTEVILLE, AR -- Tyson Foods and the University of Arkansas Athletic Department is joining forces with the Northwest Arkansas Food Bank to fight food insecurity.

In an effort to nourish our communities and feed the hungry, they delivered nearly 35,000 pounds of frozen chicken to the food bank's 180 agencies across Benton, Washington, Carroll and Madison Counties.

One is six families nationwide are food insecure and in Northwest Arkansas it is one in four families.

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