On Nov. 29, 2016, the Lakewood Police Department will be accepting food donations as part of the 7th Annual Fallen Officers Food Drive.
The effort - which is organized by the Lakewood Officers' Charity - benefits the Emergency Food Network (EFN). Volunteers will assist those who want to donate items from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., at the Lakewood Police Department, 9401 Lakewood Dr. SW.
Those who can't make it to the collection event can still drop off food donations from Nov. 28 to Dec. 2 at the Lakewood Police Department or Lakewood City Hall, 6000 Main St. SW.
Items that are most needed include:
- Peanut butter
- Canned stews
- Canned meats
- Infant formula
- Baby food
- Canned fruit
- Canned vegetables.
About Emergency Food Network
Emergency Food Network provides food to 70 food banks, meal sites and shelters in Pierce County. EFN gives 1.3 million pounds of food each month to help out our neighbors in need. Learn more at Emergency Food Network's website: http://www.efoodnet.org/ .
Photographs from the 7th Annual Fallen Officers Food Drive