POSTED: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 - 8:00pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 - 8:04pm
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — The Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank is getting thousands in grant money from the Darden Foundation.
The foundation owns several restaurants in the city including Olive Garden and Red Lobster. The group is giving almost $2 million in grant money to hundreds of non profits across the country.
The food bank's CEO, Mike Manning, says the grant will help provide food to needy citizens all across the Capital area.