09/26/11 More than 600 people got a preview of the 2011 Niles Haunted House before it opened to the general public on Friday, September 9, during a “Sneak Peek Party” to benefit the Food Bank of Northern Indiana. The event collected 1,375 pounds of non-perishable food items to benefit the Food Bank’s 185 member agencies in northern Indiana.
Niles Haunted House, along with promotional partners The CW 25 and The Vampire Diaries, R & B Car Company and CheckSmart came together to provide assistance to the Food Bank of Northern Indiana with the “Sneak Peek Party.” Attendees received free tickets for donating non-perishable food items at participating partners with overwhelming success.
Niles Haunted House Scream Park is located at 855 Mayflower Road, Niles Mich., and offers 44 acres of fun and is nationally recognized as one of the best haunted theme parks in the Midwest. This attraction is staffed by more than 80 non-profit groups who receive a donation based on the number of hours they provide. For more information, log onto www.haunted.org or call (269) 687-FEAR.
The Food Bank of Northern Indiana works in partnership to feed the hungry, increase awareness of the effects of hunger, and lead programs designed to alleviate hunger. The Food Bank of Northern Indiana serves Elkhart, Kosciusko, LaPorte, Marshall, Starke and St. Joseph Counties and is a member of Feeding America, Feeding Indiana’s Hungry (FIsH) and United Way. For more information, log onto www.feedindiana.org or call (574) 232-9986.