801 Reid St. – Wilson, NC
For Immediate Release
Contact: Mr. Howard Jones
“The Food Distribution to 1,500 Homes to Feed 5,000 Citizens That are In Need in Wilson NC at The Wilson OIC Is Tomorrow On Wednesday just before Thanksgiving”
OIC of Wilson, NC Will Distribute FREE Food & Health Services to 1,500 Wilson County Homes WED. November 26th at 8 A.M.
“Wilson OIC Has Been Helping People to Help Themselves in Wilson County for 42 Years”
On Wednesday, Nov. 26th, 2014 beginning at 8 a.m. the Opportunities Industrialization Center of Wilson, Inc.
will sponsor the Quarterly Emergency Food Distribution at the Organization’s Headquarters, 801 Reid St. Wilson, NC.
This Distribution there will be over 100 Volunteers to Help Distribute The Food and Health Care, The Most this Year.
The Food will be Distributed Until All is given away to 1,500 Households. Qualified Applicants that have Fixed Incomes,
receiving Public Assistance and Wilson County Residents are Welcome to come. 1,500 Residents will get EACH Item(s) On this List Below:
Chicken, Salmon, Bacon, Sweet Potatoes, Macaroni, Milk, Orange Juice, Cranberry Juice, Peanut Butter, Carrots, Blueberries, Applesauce, Pastries and More.
Each Box Of Food is Enough to Feed 3 to 4 People
During this Quarter’s distribution FREE Confidential Health Screenings for Health Disparities, such as,
Diabetes, High Blood Pressure, and Sexually Transmitted Diseases will be provided. Information on Cancer, Heart Disease,
Cholesterol and Weight Control will be distributed.
OIC of Wilson offers job training and assistance to meet the needs of the community through a variety of programs.
These programs consist of Green Jobs Innovation Fund Project (GJIF) that Includes:
Brick Masonry, Plumbing, HVAC, Electrical, Weatherization and Industrial Maintenance Mechanics(IMM).
Because Our Misssion is to Serve the Whole Person, We Address the Health, Nutrition,
Education and Employment Needs of Wilson County Citizens.
WILSON OPPORTUNITIES INDUSTRIALIZATION CENTER
Founded 1972 by Howard Jones, President/CEO
WOIC Facility: 17,000 sq ft on 5 acres
Serves over 25,000 annually
VIDEO of Previous Food Distributions at WOIC
WOIC Media Footage for TV NEWS B-Roll Usage:
WOIC “FIGHT HUNGER” TV Promo – Aired on Cable Channel 22 – Wilson Public Access TV
Preview YouTube video Wilson OIC Food Distribution & Free Health Screening 9-25-2013
Wilson OIC Food Distribution & Free Health Screening 9-25-2013
Preview YouTube video Wilson OIC Helps the Community
Wilson OIC Helps the Community