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Potato Drop

By WKTV News

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November 10, 2012 at 8:00 AM until 10:00 AM

Location: West Schuyler United Methodist Church 297 Wood Lane Utica NY

Phone: 315-749-3700

Event Description

Society of St. Andrews is bringing 45,00 lbs of potatos from the maine/canada border to be given away free to food pantries & people in need throughout central NY. 8am -10am on Saturday Nov. 10th. The event is hosted by the Mohawk District United Methodist men however volunteers come from all church denominations to help with this community event. (AWESOME TIME!! voluneers are offered free coffee & donuts. Last year we distributed 900-50lb bags of potatoes in 2 hours to Hope house,salvation Army Rome& Utica,Utica food bank,feed our Vets, Ilion/little falls pantries, Dolgeville food pantry,vienna food pantry.

This is our second annual potato drop. (It was covered by your news team last year and I am hoping that this community outreach is again news worthy. Thank You & Happy Thanksgiving Mark Jones Exec Vice Pres. Upper New york United Methodist Men 749-3700 or msjwelshman@ yahoo.com
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