ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill. – September 15, 2017 – Grecian Delight Foods, Inc. announced today
that it will be donating more than 20,000 lbs of food, serving materials and kitchen cleaning supplies
to help provide meals to displaced residents and emergency personnel in hurricane affected areas of
both Texas and Florida.
Grecian Delight has partnered with Operation Blessing International®, who will be managing the two
donation trucks and distribution of the food to the Texas and Florida hurricane impacted areas in
need of hunger relief.
“Out of concern for those affected by the recent events in Texas and Florida, we wanted to help
provide meals to those in need while they work to recover and rebuild from these disasters,” said
Peter Parthenis Jr., president and chief executive officer of Grecian Delight Foods. “This donation
wouldn’t be possible without the efforts of our employees and relief partner”.
For updates on Grecian Delight Foods’ disaster relief efforts, please follow the company on
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About Grecian Delight Foods, Inc.
Grecian Delight Foods, Inc. is the premier provider of top quality Greek and Mediterranean foods to
the restaurant and retail industries. Founded in 1974 by Peter Parthenis Sr. and lead today by his
son, President & CEO Peter Parthenis Jr. The company operates two facilities in Elk Grove Village, IL
and is committed to maintaining the highest levels of food safety and quality. Grecian Delight’s team
is rooted in the Mediterranean and scours the region for the most authentic foods and flavors. This
commitment to authenticity is what makes it possible to create the best Gyros, Specialty Meats, Pitas,
Flatbreads, Hummus, Tzatziki, Mediterranean spreads, Falafel and other specialties and sweets.
Popular Grecian Delight brands include Grecian Delight®, Athenian®, One Republic®, Opaa!®, and
Arturo’s®. For more information, visit www.greciandelight.com.