On Wednesday morning, Ocean State Job Lot will be delivering 12,960 boxes of donated products for victims of Hurricane Sandy.
Nearly an entire tractor-trailer load of Kellogg's products is expected to arrive at Foodshare in Bloomfield on Wednesday morning.
"We feel a responsibility to support the communities which we serve - in a sense, we're neighbors, and this is what neighbors do. It's as simple as that," said David Sarlitto, marketing director for Ocean State Job Lot.
The donation is part of Ocean State Job Lot's ongoing community food assistance program and is supported by Ocean State employees.
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