- May 17th, 2013
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Craig Stein Beverage Group – CSB and The Idaho Foodbank announced a pledge of $75,000 over five years to support The Idaho Foodbank’s Nutrition Services and Programs. The gift will support statewide services and programs including the Backpack weekend feeding program, Mobile Pantry, School Pantry, Cooking Matters, as well as the Picnic in the Park summer feeding program in the Boise area.
“We have been involved in many local sponsorships over the past 24 years. We want to make a significant long term commitment to partner with a program we believe makes a difference in helping the hungry in our local communities,” stated CEO Craig Stein.
“We are grateful to receive this pledge from CSB,” said Karen Vauk, the Foodbank’s President and CEO. “We’re always encouraged to see local businesses support the urgent needs in our state, and this gift from CSB will have a meaningful impact on our ability to provide these services and programs to Idaho’s communities over the coming years.”
CSB made an additional pledge of $75,000 to the Clark County Food Bank in Vancouver, Washington where CSB also has business operations. “We are proud to be a part of the communities in which our teammates work and live. To invest in both SW Washington and Southern Idaho local areas is a great opportunity,” reaffirmed Stein.
About Craig Stein Beverage – CSB
CSB was incorporated in 1990 in Vancouver, Washington by Craig Stein. Locally they employ 175 people. They are leader within the wholesale beverage distribution industry and are proud to be a part of the Idaho business community. They distribute a wide range of products from National brands to smaller local craft and specialty producers.