The Principal Charity Classic and Variety – the Children’s Charity announced they have made a $35,000 grant to the Food Bank of Iowa. The funding will help to fulfill the heightened need for food assistance within the state, as children and families face the economic challenges created by COVID-19. According to the Food Bank of Iowa, each dollar donated can provide a meal for up to four people. With this donation, Food Bank of Iowa can provide 140,000 meals to children and their families. “Having access to healthy and nutritious food is a basic need,” said Sheri McMichael, executive director of Variety. “The funds provided by the Principal Charity Classic and Variety – the Children’s Charity will help ensure that crucial nutrition is provided to Iowa’s children in this unprecedented time.”