ROME, N.Y. -- The Rome Rescue Mission is in need of donations for their upcoming Easter celebration.
The mission says they need food items, candy, and chocolate, plus children’s Easter baskets.
Their annual Easter celebration at the 413 E. Dominick Street campus Easter Sunday, April 21 beginning with a breakfast buffet from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and an egg hunt at 12 p.m.
A prayer service will be held at at 1 p.m., and dinner to follow at 2 p.m.
Dinner delivery is available to shut-ins by contacting the mission at 315-337-2516. Senior centers and housing units may fax a list with name, address, phone and number of meals to 315-339-6439.
Food items needed include: hams, baked beans, fresh potatoes, dinner rolls, fresh vegetables, coffee, creamer, sugar, milk, juice, eggs, bacon, sausage, fruit, everything for tossed salad, mayonnaise, salt, pepper, pies/desserts, snacks: dips, chips, cheese, crackers, nuts, candy, gallon-size freezer zip-bags.