Food Drive to Benefit Crossroads Ministries’ Food Pantry

Posted Aug. 07, 2012, at 5:02 p.m.
Last modified Aug. 08, 2012, at 1:11 p.m.

Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012 1 p.m. to 1 p.m.

Location: Bell's Orono IGA, 6 Stillwater Ave, Orono, ME

For more information: Jason Charland; 299-5172;

Greater Old Town Communities That Care is coordinating a food drive to benefit Crossroads Ministries’ Food Pantry in Old Town on Thursday August 16th from 1pm to 4pm at Bell’s Orono IGA. This event is part of the United Way of Eastern Maine’s “Day of Caring”. The University of Maine Cooperative Extension will be providing information about creating easy and healthy snacks to bring to school. Patrons can drop off food items as they exit the store. Bell’s Orono IGA is located a 6 Stillwater Ave. Orono, ME.

Specific items that patrons can donate include: peanut butter, canned tuna, cereal, pasta, elbow macaroni, and tomato sauce.