On November 21, Executives from Graton Resort & Casino helped deliver more than 400 turkeys and hams to the Redwood Empire Food Bank in Santa Rosa.
The donation was made in time for Thanksgiving and marks an annual tradition of the two organizations partnering to help feed Sonoma County residents who may not otherwise have food on their table.
On hand to deliver the food from Graton Resort & Casino was Lana Rivera, Vice President/General Manager; Brian Green, Vice President/Assistant General Manager; and Mario Maesano, Chief Marketing Officer.
On Giving Tuesday, November 29, Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria donated $50,000 to the Redwood Empire Food Bank.
About Graton Resort & Casino
Located in Sonoma County, Graton Resort & Casino has a commanding presence among the rolling hills of Northern California’s wine country. Owned and operated by the Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria, Graton Resort & Casino features table games, the latest slot machines, upscale and casual dining, plus entertainment options for visitors and locals alike. For more information, please visit gratonresortcasino.com.
About Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria (FIGR)
Graton Rancheria community is a federation of Coast Miwok and Southern Pomo groups recognized as a tribe by the U.S. Congress in 1990. For more information, please visit gratonrancheria.com.
About Redwood Empire Food Bank
The Redwood Empire Food Bank is the largest hunger-relief organization serving Northern California. Since 1987, the Redwood Empire Food Bank has provided food and nourishment to those facing hunger—serving more than 100,000 children, families and seniors in Sonoma, Lake, Mendocino, Humboldt, and Del Norte Counties. With over 300 direct service distributions, and 150 partnerships with other hunger-relief organizations, all residents facing food insecurity have access to more than 450 weekly and monthly distribution sites across the five counties. Visit refb.org or call 707-523-7900 to learn more.