The MolinaCares Accord Donates $20,000 to the Community Pantry to Provide Those in Need with Local Meat Protein Sources
GALLUP, N.M. April 29, 2021 – The MolinaCares Accord (“MolinaCares”), in collaboration with Molina Healthcare of New Mexico, donated $20,000 to the Community Pantry in support of the Whole Hearted Food Fund, which provides provisions and programs for those in need in McKinley and Cibola counties.
The Wholehearted Food Fund supplies local meat protein sources to the pantry, while assisting local ranchers with a viable channel of distribution for their livestock.
“We are grateful for MolinaCares and its partnership,” said Alice Perez, chief executive officer of the Community Pantry. “Their gift will help those who reside in and around food deserts to access the nutrition and sustenance they need to live healthier lives.”
About MolinaCares Accord
Established by Molina Healthcare, Inc., The MolinaCares Accord oversees a community investment platform created to improve the health and well-being of disadvantaged populations by funding meaningful, measurable, and innovative programs and solutions that improve health, life, and living in local communities. The MolinaCares Accord funds such measures through The Molina Healthcare Charitable Foundation Inc., a 501(c)(3) established in 2020 by Molina Healthcare, Inc.