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Morningside of Gallatin Volunteer Honored for Raising Over $100,000 for Local Food Bank

May 11, 2017

Morningside of Gallatin Volunteer Honored for Raising Over $100,000 for Local Food Bank
The Sumner County Food Bank has honored community volunteer Homer Bradley for his work organizing an annual motorcycle ride that has raised $103,000 to help feed local hungry families since 2011.

The 88-year-old was recognized by the food bank with a plaque and award during a banquet held at the Epic Event Centre in Gallatin on April 3. Mayor Paige Brown also proclamation the day as "Homer H. Bradley Day" in the city.

"Homer is definitely the largest contributor (to the food bank) on a local scale," Sumner County Food Bank Executive Director James Gill said. "Without his help it would be far more difficult to supply food for the entire county and there is the potential that we would have had to turn people away." Read more >>