Posted: Jul 27, 2010 5:54 AM by Sharlee Barriere
VENICE, La. (AP) - Feed the Children is teaming up with New
Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton to help 2,800 families affected by
the BP oil spill.
Payton and some of his fellow Saints coaches, as well as country
music artist Sammy Kershaw, were scheduled to be in Venice on
Tuesday to help distribute food and personal items to families that
have seen their incomes reduced by the oil spill.
The food, which fills seven semi tractor-trailers. Each family
will get a 25-pound box of food and 10 pounds of personal care
items. Feed the Children says the food will help feed a family for
up to a week.