Donations Wanted For This Year’s Stuff-A-Truck Food Drive

HONORED WITH THE 2018 BUSINESS EXCELLENCE AWARD >>> STUFF-A-TRUCK IN BEMIDJI NEEDS THE COMMUNITY'S HELP TO GET AS MANY ITEMS TO THE BEMIDJI COMMUNITY FOOD SHELF AS POSSIBLE BEFORE THE HOLIDAY SEASON

FROM SIX IN THE MORNING TO TEN AT NIGHT, DONATIONS OF FOOD, PERSONAL CARE ITEMS AND MONETARY GIFTS CAN BE MADE AT MARKETPLACE FOOD AND DRUG IN BEMIDJI LAST YEAR STUFF-A-TRUCK COLLECTED OVER FIFTEEN-THOUSAND POUNDS FOR THE FOOD SHELF SO FAR THEY ARE SITTING AT MORE THAN 11,000 POUNDS OF DONATIONS STUFF-A-TRUCK HAPPENS DURING A TIME WHEN DONATIONS ARE MOST NEEDED >> WE HAVE A LOT OF DEMAND, ESPECIALLY DURING THE WINTER MONTHS

PEOPLE HAVE A LOT OF ADDED EXPENSES SUCH AS THE HOLIDAYS AND HEATING FUEL AND STUFF LIKE THAT SO IT IS VERY IMPORTANT TO COLLECT AS MUCH AS WE CAN THIS TIME OF YEAR TO GET THROUGH WINTER AND THEN THE CASH DONATIONS GO FARTHER THAN A PHYSICAL DONATION, BECAUSE THEY CAN PURCHASE FOOD ITEMS AT A LOWER COST THAN WHAT WE CAN ACTUALLY DONATE IT FOR >> DONATED ITEMS CAN BE GIVEN TO VOLUNTEERS WEARING RED