HAMBURG, NY (WIVB) – The WNY Service Collaborative is partnering with native organizations to have fun its ninth annual MLK Day of Service 2021 Hamburg Meals Drive.
The meals drive will start on January 18 at Hamburg Excessive College, situated at 4111 Legion Drive within the Village of Hamburg.
A brand new addition this yr features a contactless donation supply possibility. Anybody can drop off canned and non-perishable items at Hamburg Excessive College between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm on Monday.
Volunteers will acquire canned and non-perishable items from the driveway of every residence within the village of Hamburg beginning at eight am
A restricted variety of volunteers from the Hamburg Individuals’s Division of Parks and Recreation, the Hamburg Excessive College Finance Academy, FeedMore WNY, Inc. and Feed Hamburg can be out there to gather canned / non-perishable items.
Organizers say the annual occasion is geared toward “turning the life and teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. into group motion.”
“We knew we could not let our MLK Day Meals Drive venture go away this yr, regardless of the pandemic.”
“This venture traditionally supplies over 12,000 meals to people and households in WNY and we all know there are extra in want of this meal.”
Kate Sarata, CEO of The Service Collaborative
We’re informed that the meals drive usually collects roughly 15,000 kilos. of non-perishable and canned gadgets for WNY meals pantries.