- Twelve organizations brought in 2,861.6 pounds of people and pet food. In a friendly competition, the organization that brought in the most food, won a $1,000 check from Winthrop’s Board of Trustees.
- The event was one of several campus events to honor President-elect Dr. Jayne Comstock, her husband, Larry Williamson, and their dog, dubbed the First Dog by students, a Chesapeake Bay Retriever named Cocoa.
Winthrop University, "Food Drive Brings in Nearly 2,900 Pounds of Food for Area Agencies" (2013). Winthrop News 2013. 68.