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Food drive in Amherst Saturday for Feedmore WNY

Community food drive to benefit Niagara County businesses
Posted at 4:00 AM, May 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-15 05:24:57-04

AMHERST, N.Y. (WKBW) — On Saturday, May 16th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., a food drive will be held at 4558 Bailey Avenue in Amherst (next to Whole Foods).

Canned fruits and vegetables, proteins and all other non-perishable food items are being accepted.

The donations are going to Feedmore WNY.

The drive is co-sponsored by Kissed By The Sun Spices, a local spice company that is just looking to give back.

"Bring the community together and let people know that we will make it through this," said Co-owner Richard Fickhesen.

For those that cannot make it to the drive, donations are also being accepted at the link here.

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You can help FeedMore WNY respond to the COVID-19 crisis:

  • Buy a #BuffaloStrong t-shirt or hoodie and $7 (100% of proceeds) goes to FeedMore WNY.
  • #Give7 hours to pack emergency food boxes or deliever meals to homebound neighbors
  • #Give7 dollars to provide meals for the locally food-insecure.