The Food Bank has been named as the official charity for the 2013 Milton Keynes Food and Leisure Awards.
This week it was revealed that the charity, which hands out thousands of food parcels to the city’s most needy, will net the proceeds of a raffle set to take place at a gala awards night on May 12.
The event will take place at Jury’s Inn in Central Milton Keynes and will see the winners of the food awards collect their prizes.
The Milton Keynes Citizen backed awards aims to honour the best restaurants, pubs, hotels, gyms and destinations in the city.
Full information about the awards can be found by visiting www.mkfla.co.uk
For the past nine years volunteers at the Food Bank have been distributing parcels of tinned food to men, women and children in dire need.
For more details about the charity visit www.mkfoodbank.org.uk
It was also revealed the 2013 awards will be held in partnership with MKFM and Real Music MK.
Community radio station MKFM is a not for profit organisation. It believes that Milton Keynes is an important city with a unique identity which should have its own radio station.
For more visit www.mkfm.co.uk
Real Music MK provides event management solutions and holds some of the brightest young talents in the city on its books.
For more information visit www.realmusicmk.co.uk