Posted: Dec 1, 2012 5:31 PM by Jessi Turnure
Updated: Dec 1, 2012 11:25 PM
COLUMBIA - The Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri still needs more donations to complete its "Food for the Holidays" campaign.
This initiative hopes to provide 15 million meals to the needy by Dec. 31.
To make this possible, the Food Bank encourages many more in the community to help before the end of the year. According to the Food Bank's website, some of the ways the community can do this is:
The Food Bank also has various events planned during this holiday season to help the hungry. It will host a "Fight Hunger" event for local veterans on Dec. 7 and Mayor McDavid's "Million Pounds Challenge" on Dec. 18.
For more information on these events and how to help during this holiday season, visit the Food Bank's website.