GantDaily Looking for Information on Relief for Food Bank, Fire Victims

On Friday a fire struck at the heart of the DuBois community, killing two and leaving others injured. Another victim in that fire was the DuBois Food Bank.

GantDaily would like those who are putting together food drives and other efforts to help the fire victims to contact us so we can put together a list to let the public know where to go.

Please e-mail your contact information to news@gantdaily.com.



The List

First Media Radio: We are taking donations of non-perishable food items at our offices at 801 East DuBois Avenue, on the BeeLine in DuBois. Also monetary donations are being accepted as well, please make checks out to; DuBois Area Food Bank, they can be dropped off or mailed to our address.

First Media Radio – DuBois……..stations – Q102, 93.1 QYX, WCPA, and 95.9 ZDB



Sunny 106 Accepting Donations to Replenish Food Pantry

In addition to losing six to seven apartments displacing a number of residents, the food pantry was located in the basement of the building and sustained water damage. According to officials, the Christmas distribution had already been complete and the next one is schedule for the Dec. 31. Sunny 106 and News Talk Radio WCED are accepting donations to fill up our vault and replenish the food supply for the holidays. Items such as canned goods, baking supplies, pasta, canned meat and miscellaneous items are all needed. For a complete list, log on our website at sunny 1065.fm. You can also make a monetary donation or drop off a gift card. All items can be brought to 12 West Long Avenue in DuBois Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.

FOOD PANTRY ITEMS NEEDED

***EXPIRED FOOD NOT ACCEPTED***

Drop off to Sunny 106 Studios 12 West Long Avenue DuBois….8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Canned Goods
Beans
Beets
Carrots
Corn
Peas
Pork and Beans
Juice-Canned
Pasta-Canned
Spaghetti Sauce
Tomatos-Canned
Canned Soup
Canned Fruit
Applesauce
Tuna
Baking Supplies
Milk, canned
Pumpkin, canned

Baking Mix
Flour
Vegetable Shortening
Sugar
Salt

Miscellaneous
Rice
Cereal, dry
Cereal, Oatmeal
Cereal, sugared
Crackers
Hamburger Helper
Ketchup
Mustard
Salad Dressing
Pancake Syrup
Peanut Butter
Tea Bags
Pasta
Spaghetti
Macaroni
Macaroni & Cheese
Noodles



DuBois Chapter of the American Red Cross

The Red Cross is providing financial support to the individuals and families affected by Friday’s fire. This financial support is based on the needs of our clients and can include shelter, food, clothing, medical supplies, pre scri ptions, and other necessities. We also work with others to coordinate donations of other items including used clothing, furniture, appliances, and finding permanent housing.

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