Pack a Pick-Up food drive Friday and Saturday | Community Spirit
KERSHAW COUNTY SC (WIS) - A food drive is this Friday and Saturday to gather donations for Kershaw County food pantries and soup kitchens.
People can "Pack a Pick-Up" at the Food Lion stores in Lugoff and Camden, and IGA and Piggly Wiggly in Camden. The food drive is one of several area events participating in Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week in Kershaw County. It's sponsored by the Housing Partnership of United Way of Kershaw County.
Volunteers will have a pick-up truck parked near the store entrance for food collection. Shoppers can buy canned or nonperishable foods while shopping to donate as they exit the store.
Suggested items include:
- Canned goods including meats, fish, vegetables, fruits, soups
- Peanut butter, jelly, rice, beans, pasta, spaghetti sauce, canned milk
- Flour, sugar, corn meal or mix, grits, oatmeal, cooking oil
- Extra-large size cans or bags are appreciated by the soup kitchens
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