TNA issued the following press release.
TNA IMPACT WRESTLING PARTNERS WITH SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE TO LOCKDOWN HUNGER SUNDAY, APRIL 15th
Fans Are Encouraged To Bring Donations To TNA’s “LOCKDOWN” Live PPV Event At Municipal Auditorium in Nashville featuring Hulk Hogan, Sting, Jeff Hardy, Bobby Roode and Nashville’s James Storm
NASHVILLE, TN (April 9, 2012) –TNA IMPACT WRESTLING will be hosting a food drive for Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee during one of TNA’s most anticipated pay-per-view events, “LOCKDOWN” live this Sunday, April 15th, at the Nashville Municipal Auditorium. Second Harvest Donation bins will be located at each entrance of the auditorium beginning around 4:00p.m.
“1 in 6 Tennesseans struggles with hunger every day. We want to thank TNA for hosting a food drive for Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee during their ‘Lockdown’ event. This provides a great opportunity for their audience to get involved in the fight against hunger” says Jaynee Day, President and CEO of Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee.
“We are always looking for local needs within the communities we visit and this being our home market we know the great opportunities Second Harvest Food Bank provides our area. We feel this is a great way to help raise much needed donations,” stated Vice President Public Relations at TNA Wrestling, Jules Wortman.
Second Harvest’s most needed items for their Emergency Food Box Program are canned chicken/tuna, peanut butter, canned vegetables/fruits, soups and stews, pasta and cereal. Fans that make a donation on Sunday will receive a TNA “Lockdown” poster.