Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Carroll Park Food Drive: Help Fight Hunger This Thanksgiving

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Carroll Park is proud to be a collection site for City Harvest's annual Daily News Readers Care to Feed the Hungry Drive
Friends Of Carroll Park,the non-profit organization dedicated to improving the park for everyone, will launch its campaign to collect non-perishables the weekend before Thanksgiving. More hours of collection will be announcing soon.  Please contact the group via email, Facebook, or Twitter if you would like to volunteer for a shift in their effort to fight hunger throughout New York City!  
 The items most needed are:  
- canned fruit - canned vegetables
- peanut butter (plastic jars)
- macaroni and cheese (packaged)
- hot and cold cereal (packaged, family-sized)
City Harvest cannot accept glass containers or dented cans. 
On your next shopping trip, please pick up an item or two to share with hungry neighbors this holiday season!

Carroll Park Food Drive 
Sat., November 19 and Sun., November 20 
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
Robert Acito Park House 

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