(Las Vegas, NV) BirchStreet Systems attended the annual Sodexo Charity Classic from July 19-21, 2021. The event was conducted at the Greenbrier, a renowned, historical resort in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia.
For over 20 years, the Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation has raised over $1 million each year by hosting a fund-raising dinner event bringing together partners from across the hospitality industry. The event supports the mission of the Foundation: “To ensure that every child in the United States grows up with dependable access to enough nutritious food to enable them to lead a healthy, productive life by empowering women and investing in food aid and beyond food aid activities.”
Attending on behalf of BirchStreet Systems was East Coast Business Development Manager Michael Velez, who said:
“It was an honor to attend the Sodexo Charity Classic and support such a great cause to ensure children have the foundational resources needed to achieve a bright future. I learned valuable lessons about leadership, strength in community, and it was great to see how successful partners can work together in supporting this charitable movement.”
Strategic Account Executive John Figliolini commented on the working relationship with Sodexo saying,
“BirchStreet Systems gladly contributed to the Stop Hunger Foundation with a donation in support of its charitable humanitarian mission to help children have access to healthy food and a life of productivity.”
For the past 20 years, BirchStreet Systems has contributed to innovating the procurement process to help change lives and speed the process of food distribution in hundreds of countries around the world.
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About BirchStreet Systems
BirchStreet Systems powers hospitality and food and beverage enterprises with a comprehensive procure-to-pay business solution. As the global leading provider of spend management solutions in the hospitality industry, 15,500 enterprises in over 130 countries subscribe to BirchStreet to connect with a network of more than 450,000 suppliers.
Established in 2002, BirchStreet is privately held and is headquartered in Las Vegas, NV with offices in California, China, Singapore, India and the United Kingdom. For more information, please visit www.birchstreetsystems.com.
About Sodexo North America
Sodexo North America is part of a global, Fortune 500 company with a presence in 64 countries. Sodexo is a leading provider of integrated food, facilities management and other services that enhance organizational performance, contribute to local communities and improve quality of life for millions of customers in corporate, education, healthcare, senior living, sports and leisure, government and other environments daily. Sodexo is committed to diversity, equity, inclusion and safety, while upholding the highest standards of corporate responsibility and ethical business conduct. In support of local communities across the U.S., in 2020, the Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation mobilized 10,000 Sodexo volunteers to distribute 4.1 million meals to help 5.9 million children and adults meet their immediate food needs. Since 1996, the Stop Hunger Foundation has contributed $36.7 million to help feed children in America impacted by hunger. To learn more about Sodexo, visit us.sodexo.com, and connect via Twitter, Instagram, Facebook or YouTube.
About Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation Sodexo
The Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation mobilizes experts, innovators, volunteers and donors to feed children in the U.S. today and advocate for policies that ensure no child is hungry again tomorrow. This includes Sodexo employees, who support Stop Hunger year-round by donating their time, resources and expertise, holding fundraisers and encouraging others to get involved. In 2020, thanks to the commitment of Sodexo volunteers, 4.17 million meals were distributed to children and adults to meet their immediate food needs or chronic hunger challenges in the U.S. alone. Since 1996, the Stop Hunger Foundation has contributed nearly $34.5 million to help feed children in America impacted by hunger. Visit Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @StopHungerUSA and Instagram @sodexostophunger.