Second Harvest Food Bank and Falcon Rice are teaming up in an effort to raise 40-thousand pounds of rice for Acadiana folks in need. The annual have a rice day promotion coincides with hunger action month and national rice month.
“…We all live in Acadiana. Acadiana is our biggest customer base and we are very lucky that we have loyal customers here and this is a way for us to give back and say thanks… we have been here since 1942 and we have been here because of the customers here in Acadiana especially they help grow our business and get it started and we are very thankful,” Robert Trahan said.
Throughout September, Falcon Rice will donate a half pound of Cajun Country Rice to Second Harvest for every purchase of a five-pound bag of the same product.