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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Carbondale Hosting Virtual Food Drive

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The City of Carbondale has teamed up with the St. Louis Area Foodbank to host a Virtual Food Drive in response to COVID-19.

The online food drive allows participants to shop for food pantries’ most needed items such as canned goods, beef stew, and macaroni and cheese. The virtual drive also allows for cash donations.

The St. Louis Area Foodbank provides food to two pantries in Carbondale; the Good Samaritan House and the Victory Dream Center.

To donate to our virtual drive, follow this link. https://vad.techbridge.org/vfdhtml.cfm?driveid=49369

For more information, contact Public Relations Officer Roni LeForge at 618-559-1939.

 “Carbondale prides itself on providing its visitors, students, businesses and residents with a unique mix of edge and ease. It’s a cultural town, yet free of pretense, embracing the great outdoors as readily as urban sophistication. Here, we are open to new ideas, experiences and cultures, so you are encouraged to both express yourself and be yourself, in all ways. That’s Carbondale…All Ways Open… for family, fun, business, new ideas and a bright tomorrow.”

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