CANFIELD, Ohio (WKBN)- The Mahoning County 4-H and the OSU Extension Mahoning County will hold a food and toiletries drive to help food pantries located in Youngstown City School District.
It’s called the Clove Collection Food Drive.
These school-based food pantries serve local youth, specifically by helping them feed themselves through easy-to-prepare foods.
“We’ve all to take care of our neighbors. This is one great way that was as a community can do this to help take care of our kiddos. We want them to stay healthy. We know that education is important, We know that for them to have a good education, they’ve got to have a full belly,” said organizer Robin Adams.
You can bring donations to the OSU Extension Mahoning County office from today through Thursday, July 28.
Drop-off hours are 8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at the office in on South Broad Street in Canfield.
Needed items include:
- Single ServeMacaroni & Cheese cups
- Hamburger Helper
- Canned goods including soups and pasta
- Peanut Butter & Jelly
- Fruit Cups with 100% fruit juice
- Apple Sauce
- Instant Oatmeal
High Priority Toiletries:
- Bar soap/body wash
- Feminine Hygiene Products
- 8oz hand soaps