Alltech South Dakota donates KEENAN mixer wagon in support of Feeding South Dakota
June 8, 2017
[BROOKINGS, S.D.] – Global animal health and nutrition company Alltech is proud to announce the donation of a KEENAN mixer wagon to be auctioned at South Dakota's Prime Time Gala on June 17, 2017.
Hosted by the South Dakota Cattlemen's Foundation, the Prime Time Gala is an annual fundraiser that benefits Feeding South Dakota, an organization that provides emergency food assistance to thousands of people in any given week and hundreds of men, women and children every day across South Dakota.
"We understand the impact that an event such as the Prime Time Gala has, not only on our state, but our local community," said CJ Tanderup, Alltech regional sales manager. "We are proud to donate the KEENAN mixer wagon to a great cause in order to raise money for those in need and to show our support for the South Dakota beef industry."
Since hosting the first Prime Time Gala in June 2014, over $501,000 has been raised for Feeding South Dakota to purchase over 361,804 pounds of beef. Feeding South Dakota provides emergency food assistance for an estimated 190,000 people every year and nearly 50 percent of the individuals are children and infants. To learn more about how to support Feeding South Dakota through the Prime Time Gala and to order tickets, visit http://www.sdprimetimegala.com.