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February 6, 2014

Scouts collecting food Saturday

Beginning at 10 a.m. on Saturday, hundreds of Boy Scouts will revisit area subdivisions in Whitfield and Murray counties to collect food donations for the Salvation Army Food Center and other area food banks as part of the Scouting for Food campaign.

This past Saturday, scouts distributed instructive door hangers in these same subdivisions encouraging residents to participate this Saturday by bagging canned goods as a food donation.

Place the bag in a visible location either near your mailbox or on the front porch.

If for some reason you did not receive a door hanger or your pickup is missed, deliver your contribution to the Salvation Army Food Center on North Thornton Avenue in Dalton or the Salvation Army facility on South Third Avenue in Chatsworth anytime next week during the day.

 

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