ALBANY, N.Y. – CSX Transportation donated about $20,000 and 2,700 pounds of food to local food pantries Wednesday.
CSX made the donations to “Food Pantries for the Capital District” in downtown Albany.
Each year, The Food Pantries provide 2.5 million meals to those in need in the community within three counties.
More than 1,200 CSX employees took part in the holiday food drive at the facility in Selkirk.
The donated money will be able to purchase another 120,000 pouds of food.