Kid-friendly food drive under way

RSVP of Greene County is partnering with Greene County employees and mayors in county towns to mark Mayor and County Recognition Day for National Service with a “kid-friendly” food drive.

All county residents are invited to join in the drive. Collection boxes are available now through May 5 at the county courthouse and at the city halls in Jefferson, Scranton, Rippey, Churdan and Paton.

Suggested “kid-friendly” items include canned pasta packaged with pop-off tops, pop-top or pouch tuna and chicken, microwaveable macaroni and cheese, ramen noodles, instant oatmeal, individual serving boxed cereal, Rice Krispie treats, non-refrigerated pudding/Jello or fruit cups, individual servings of crackers, low-sugar juice drinks, and fruit and grain bars.

The items will be distributed by New Opportunities and the Greene County Christian Action Resource Center.

 

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