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Town Employees Hosting Food Drive October 1 to 5, 2018

Post Date:10/02/2018 11:07 AM
Leesburg, VA (October 2, 2018) – In honor of National Customer Service Week, which is celebrated annually during the first full week in October, Town of Leesburg employees will be collecting non-perishable food items through Friday, October 5. 

Donations can be made in the lobby at Town Hall, 25 W Market Street, or at Ida Lee Recreation Center, 60 Ida Lee Drive, NW. Requested food items include dry beans, whole grain pasta, rice, cereal, mac and cheese, canned meats, peanut butter, hearty soups, and oils. 

All donations will be delivered to Loudoun Hunger Relief, which serves 8,000 Loudoun County residents a year. Almost half of that number belongs to Leesburg residents while 40 percent are children and 13 percent are senior citizens. 

For more information, regarding this week’s collection, call 703-777-2420.

Media Contact:
Leah Kosin, Public Information Assistant
lkosin@leesburgva.gov
571-528-5241

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