Tallahassee moving co. honored

Hunger relief organization Move For Hunger is awarding AMWAT Moving and Storage of Tallahassee, Fla., the Mover of the Year Award for 2012.

Since joining Move For Hunger in 2009, AMWAT has delivered more than 11,500 lbs. of food to the Second Harvest of The Big Bend Food Bank in Tallahassee. The collections from AMWAT are enough to provide more than 8,840 meals to the hungry of southern Florida. More than 110,000 people live at risk of hunger in the Tallahassee area and surrounding communities. Of those at risk, more than 29,000 are children.

In three years, the Move For Hunger network has delivered more than 1 million pounds of food to food banks and pantries. The Mover of the Year honor is awarded to the moving company that best exemplifies the philanthropic spirit of Move For Hunger through daily food collections, advocacy and community involvement.