NLC will Fill the Truck for Harry Chapin on Nov. 11

11/03/2011

Norman and Mary Love

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Nov. 3, 2011) – In time to help the community for Thanksgiving, Norman Love Confections will Fill the Truck for the Harry Chapin Food Bank Friday, 11-11-11.

To encourage donations, Norman and Mary Love will offer an 11 percent discount on purchases to those bringing nonperishable food items to the Fort Myers location from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

“We know our great customers, friends and neighbors will help us fill our delivery truck with food to help fight hunger in our community,” said Norman Love. “It’s easy; help us fill our delivery truck by bringing nonperishable food to our Fort Myers Chocolate Salon and you’ll receive an 11 percent discount on purchases made on the 11th.”

The NLC discount is applicable on retail purchases at the Fort Myers location only on the day of the event. The discount is not valid on or for existing orders, wholesale accounts or telephone and internet orders. The Fort Myers Chocolate Salon is located at 11380 Lindbergh Boulevard, east of I-75, off Daniels Parkway.

Since 1983, the Harry Chapin Food Bank has served as the only food bank in Southwest Florida (Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Hendry and Glades counties). On an annual basis they provide more than 12.5 million pounds of nutritious, quality food to more than 170 partner agencies that provide direct services to those in need. Partner agencies are nonprofit organizations that are comprised of church food pantries, neighborhood centers, a Kids Cafe, low-income housing sites, senior nutrition centers, family crisis centers, group homes, soup kitchens, emergency shelters, after-school programs, day care centers, rehabilitation facilities and disaster relief agencies. For more information, visit www.harrychapinfoodbank.org.

Founded in 2001 by Norman and Mary Love, Norman Love Confections creates and distributes handcrafted artisanal chocolates. The Fort Myers corporate headquarters encompasses both production and retail operations. The Fort Myers and Naples Chocolate Salons are stylish retail shops with an intimate ambience in which customers may purchase chocolates or linger over house-made pastries, gourmet coffees, lattes and smoothies. For more information, visit www.normanloveconfections.com.

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Sharon Arnold, Gravina, Smith, Matte & Arnold Marketing and Public Relations, 239-275-5758, sarnold (at) gravinasmith.com