Thanks to the support of the community, AZADI Fine Rugs in Scottsdale was able to donate 66 turkeys in November to St. Mary’s Food Bank in Phoenix.
At the beginning of October, AZADI kicked off its annual “Living is Giving” campaign and committed to donating a turkey for every visit to AZADI Fine Rugs in each of their locations.
As a result, AZADI donated 227 turkeys in all — 59 in Jackson Hole to Hole Food Rescue, 31 in Telluride to Telluride Angel Baskets, 71 in Sedona to the Sedona Community Food Bank, and 66 in Scottsdale to St. Mary’s Food Bank.
AZADI selected St. Mary’s Food Bank to be the recipient of the turkeys because of the work it does to fight hunger in the Phoenix community.
St. Mary’s is the world’s first food bank, founded in 1967. Today, St. Mary’s is one of the largest food banks in the United States and has had a tremendous impact on the state of Arizona. Currently, 28.2 percent of children in Arizona face hunger and 1 in 3 children in Arizona live in poverty.
St. Mary’s Food Bank assists the communities of Arizona in many ways, including the distribution of Emergency Food Boxes, The Community Kitchen, Child Nutrition Programs, and the Mobile Pantry.
“We are honored to offer our support to St. Mary’s Food Bank and hope that our contribution will impact many families in need this holiday season,” said AZADI Fine Rugs Owner David Neishabori.
AZADI Fine Rugs is committed both locally and globally to supporting communities that they see as their extended family. They believe that part of building a business is building a legacy of giving. Locally, they have worked with numerous nonprofits to raise much-needed funds.
Established in 1790, AZADI Fine Rugs has a rich history based on over 200 years of devotion to hand woven rugs, their artistry and the clients they serve. AZADI Fine Rugs has developed a reputation for being a trusted authority and respected resource in the industry.
They still operate from this over 200-year tradition, passed along through each generation of the family-owned business, of passion, respect, and gratitude for all whom they serve. AZADI Fine Rugs is a certified child-labor free rug company.
For more information, call 480-483-4600 or visit www.azadifinerugs.com.