Comedian Jeff Dunham donates $25,000 to Freestore Foodbank

Comedian Jeff Dunham donates $25,000 to Freestore Foodbank

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS (FOX19) - Jeff Dunham, best known for his ventriloquist and standup comedy acts, donated $25,000 to the Freestore Foobank Saturday.

Dunham presented the check following his show at the BB&T Arena in Highland Heights, Kentucky.

The organization said the donation will help provide 75,000 meals to the Cincinnati area.

"We are extremely appreciative of Jeff's generous support as we work to serve hungry children and families in the Tri-State area," said Freestore Foodbank President and CEO Kurt Reiber. "His donation will help to provide 75,000 meals to the neighbors that we serve."

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