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Food is Love Drive Extended to March 7

Food is Love Drive Extended to March 7
Ocean City residents looking to make a donation to the Ocean City Board of Realtors Food is Love, Share Some Love Food Drive will have a little more time to get their donation in.

The food drive has been extended to March 7 due to the inclement weather the region's seen this winter.

The Food is Love, Share Some Love Food Drive is collecting food, including canned items, juice, microwaveable pasta meals and more. Monetary donations and ShopRite gift cards are also accepted.

All donations will be made to the Ecumenical Food Cupboard to provide for local needy families. Items the Cupboard has identified a shortage of and is in need of include:

Hormel Microwaveable Meals;
Microwaveable spaghetti O’s, lasagna, meatballs & spaghetti, ravioli;
Canned meats (corn beef hash, Spam, Dinty Moore stew, etc);
Jelly, Peanut Butter;
Juice Tomato pasta sauce (26 oz);
Canned beans;
Liquid laundry detergent (48oz);
Dish detergent, Paper towels; and
Shop Rite gift cards.  

“We hope to encourage our fellow realtors, friends and neighbors to donate items that are much needed for the Ecumenical Food Cupboard that will 'Share Some Love' this winter for families in need” Gloria Votta, Chair Community Services Committee, Ocean City Board of Realtors, said.

Donations can be dropped off at the office of the Ocean City Board of Realtors at 405 22nd Street. Those wishing to donate can also call the office at 609-399-0128 for pickup service.



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