WALLA WALLA -- Columbia Fresh Produce of Walla Walla was one of five companies to receive the top civics award in the state from the secretary of state's office.
This Medallion Award recognizes civic engagement, voter education efforts, government services and a commitment to giving back to the community.
Columbia Fresh Produce has partnered financially with the Salvation Army's new local community food bank, under construction. The company also has a history of supporting 4-H and FFA through county fairs in Eastern Washington.
The company also invests in nonprofits in Walla Walla that specifically focus on family and youth including Friends of Walla Walla, the YMCA, Embracing Orphans and Young Life.