(November 14, 2023) — This November, Graton Resort & Casino will proudly continue its tradition of donating a substantial quantity of turkeys and hams to the Redwood Empire Food Bank. The annual delivery is made just in time for Thanksgiving and will feed more than 1,000 people in need. The event marks an ongoing partnership between the two organizations to help feed Sonoma County residents who may not otherwise have food on their table this holiday season.
“Graton Resort & Casino understands the importance of giving back. Considering the ongoing challenges faced by many families and individuals, we are taking a proactive approach to contribute to the well-being of the community we call home,” says Lana Rivera, Graton Resort & Casino President.
The annual donation of turkeys and hams aims to provide nutritious and delicious meals to community members experiencing food insecurity. Graton Resort & Casino believes everyone deserves access to wholesome food, and this contribution is a step towards addressing the immediate needs of those who may be struggling. The casino expresses gratitude to its loyal patrons and the Bay Area community at large for their continued support, which enables the organization to engage in such meaningful initiatives. The donation also reflects Graton Resort and Casino’s core values, emphasizing the importance of community involvement and social responsibility.