News

“Gardening for Good”, may 2018

KATRINA BRIDDELL, Manager Philanthropy and Community Engagement, The Hershey Company

“While we’re always looking for opportunities to share goodness in every corner of the world, we’ve also found creative and organic ways to make a difference in our own backyard.In 2014, The Hershey Company partnered with our other Hershey Impact members—the Milton Hershey School, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey Entertainment & Resorts, and The MS Hershey Foundation—to create the Hershey Community Garden (HCG), a place for community members to cultivate…” Read More


“Cocoa Packs Expanding in Hershey”, May 2018

ANNIE BRAVACOS, Reporter for The Broadcaster

“Nearly three years later, they never thought the community would still need their help. Cocoa Packs is the organization that Hershey never thought they would need, but is beyond grateful for its presence in the community. It was formed in November 2015 as a weekly food assistance service for students K-12. Made up of the most genuine, caring, and hard-working people you can find, Cocoa Packs is in full throttle for the months to come. The space that they are working out of was recently…” Read More


“Cocoa Packs: Heart4Hunger 2018 Dinner & Silent Auction”, february 2018

JASON DIETZ, ABC 27 News

“Cocoa Packs was formed in November 2015 as a weekly food assistance program for students K-12 in the Hershey area. Cocoa Packs distributes supplemental food to more than 250 students, providing physical and emotional wellness. The program provides…” Read More


“Two Service Projects - COCOA packs and Hershey Library”, January 2018

HERSHEY ROTARY

“The week of January 30 was filled with service opportunities in our community. On Monday, members volunteered to help feed hungry students by their work with the C.O.C.O.A. packs program. On Wednesday, members met…” Read More

 

Videos

HEART4HUNGER DINNER AND SILENT AUCTION, 2018


WGAL "8 WHO CARE AWARD", 2017

Given to Christine Drexler, Cocoa Packs’ President & Founder