Posted on June 13, 2017 by

B.I.T.E. Hunger Teams Raise 152,000 Meals in May

Throughout May we hosted a friendly competition called B.I.T.E. Hunger among local businesses to raise food and funds. The results are in and our business partners raised over $38,000 to fight hunger in Middle Tennessee. That’s over 152,000 meals!

The top teams in four size categories are:

  • Extra Large – Bass, Berry & Sims, PLC
  • Large – Sherrard, Roe, Voigt & Harbison
  • Medium – PwC
  • Small – Whisenant Stewart Watrous & Associates PLLC

 

The winners had this to say.

“WSW holds three core values, two of which are: We Put Other People First and We Deliver.  As a firm, WSW chose to participate in B.I.T.E. Hunger because of the need we see in our community for those who are hungry. We are proud of our team for volunteering, shopping and contributing to make this first place finish possible for the second year in a row.” ~ WSW CPAs

“PwC has been proud to participate in the B.I.T.E. Hunger effort supporting hungry families in Middle Tennessee and deeply support the mission of Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee.” ~ Johnathan Flack, PwC Partner and US Family Business Services Leader

“Sherrard Roe Voigt Harbison is a longtime supporter of Second Harvest. We are proud to be leading the charge to give back in a big way to people who need it most in our community. Sherrard Roe is so thankful for an organization like Second Harvest who can be trusted to use our donations wisely and effectively.  ~ Tom Sherrard, Founding Member

“Bass, Berry & Sims is proud to support the B.I.T.E. Hunger campaign again in 2017. This annual fundraiser is a vital component of Second Harvest’s mission to provide meals to children, families and seniors struggling with hunger throughout Middle and West Tennessee. The friendly competition among local companies is a great way to encourage participation, and we are honored to join the thirty other companies in leading the fight against hunger in our community.” ~ Lillian Blackshear, Attorney

We want to say Thank You to all participating teams who worked together to B.I.T.E. Hunger this year!

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC
Batten and Shaw
Bradley
Colliers
Cumberland Trust
Dell
EY
Farrar and Bates
Jones Lange LaSalle
Kraft CPAs
LBMC
Microsoft
Morgan Stanley
Omni Hotel
PwC
Sherrard Roe Voigt & Harbison
Spark Marketer
STR
Urban Grout
Wells Fargo Advisors
Whisenant Stewart Watrous & Associates PLLC