Events

Holiday Food & Fruit Baskets
Loading Map....

Date/Time
Monday, November 11th 2013 - All Day

Location
Contact Center

The holiday season is fast approaching and the Contact Center Food Pantry is providing Holiday food & fruit baskets to low-income families and induividuals again this year.  in the past many generous individuals, retailers, banks, churches, and other organizations have rallied to collect donations for this special project.  funding is needed to purchase food items as well as meat certificates.  This year’s goal is $13,000.

Donations may be sent to Contact Center Food Pantry 321 West 3rd Street, Suite B02 Yankton, SD 57078.

You many also bring donations directly to the Contact Center which is location in the basement of the Yankton County Goverment Building.

Families and individuals wishing to participate in the Holiday food/Fruit basket project must complete a simple application, providing proof of address, number in the household and an active SNAP card.  Deadline to sign up for the Baskets is Monday Dec. 9th.  For more information Call 605-260-4400 ext. 2

Recent Headlines

today in Local

Weiland Finishes Statewide Tour

Rick Weiland 311 41516

South Dakota democratic Senate candidate Rick Weiland made a stop in Hudson yesterday, making it the final stop in his statewide tour.

today in Local

Missing Girls’ Deaths An Accident

cold case news conf 41514

The over forty year old case of two missing Vermillion girls has been closed.

today in Local

Fewer Deer Being Donated

deer buck

The number of deer donated to an Iowa Department of Natural Resources program that uses the meat to feed the hungry in the state dropped by 15-percent this year.

today in Local

“Hush Money” Investigated

Iowa state capital

Two top managers in the Iowa Department of Administrative Services testified before legislators for nearly two hours Monday afternoon.

today in Local

Heineman Considers Prison Reform Bill

prison

Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman says he hasn't had time to thoroughly consider the prison reform bill sent to him by the legislature, but says Nebraska needs to do whatever it can to avoid building a new prison.