Will Cherokee County Residents Fill a Tractor Trailer To Help Families in Need?

November 14, 2023
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Will Cherokee County Residents Fill a Tractor Trailer To Help Families in Need?
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🍲 The Gist: Cherokee County’s Public Services Agency is spearheading a food collection drive to replenish Dominic’s Mission, a critical food pantry in Ball Ground.

🔍 The Details:

  • Nine locations across the county are designated for dropping off non-perishable food items until December 16.
  • The initiative addresses the urgent need at Dominic’s Mission, which supports 125-150 families weekly.
  • Page Relocation is offering a tractor-trailer for transportation, with the goal to overflow it with donations.
  • The campaign aims to not only support Dominic’s Mission but also other local food pantries.

📍 Drop-off Locations:

  • Cherokee County Public Safety, Canton Health Departments, Marshal’s Office, Woodstock Health Department, Animal Shelter, Momentum Church, County Administration Building, Canton YMCA, and Cherokee Senior Services.

💡 Why It Matters: This effort reflects a community’s commitment to combating food insecurity, emphasizing solidarity and the importance of supporting local assistance programs.

📌 What You Can Do:

  • Contribute non-perishable food items at any of the listed locations.
  • Opt for items that require minimal additional ingredients.
  • Consider making a monetary donation through Venmo or directly at dominicsmission.com.

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