Archie Cochrane Ford Donates to the Backpack Program

Published 05/07 2014 03:19PM

Updated 06/03 2014 10:03AM

The Feeding America BackPack program helps children get the nutritious and easy-to-prepare food they need over the weekends and school vacations when other resources are not available.  Archie Cochrane Ford donated a percentage of every vehicle sold from October 15th - November 15th 2013 (totally $2,500) to the BackPack program on Thursday May 1st, 2014.  This is the second year Archie Cochrane Ford has teamed up with Billings Public School’s BackPack Lunch program.  Archie Cochrane Ford and the Ford company’s donations will provide 7 weeks of BackPack Meals during the 2014-2015 school year.  In total, Ford and its dealerships, including Archie Cochrane Ford has donated over $37,500 to the state of Montana to feed kids.

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