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The Greater Cleveland Food Bank is collecting donations for Harvey relief

Posted at 7:41 AM, Sep 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-06 07:51:19-04

The Greater Cleveland Food Bank is partnering with Feeding America and food banks in Texas to help Harvey relief efforts.

From 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, the food bank will be collecting food and supplies to be shipped to Houston.

The following items are needed:

  • Canned ready-to-eat items with pull tops
  • Protein in pouches or pull-top cans: tuna, beef stew, chili, canned chicken
  • Peanut butter
  • Snacks: granola bars, breakfast bars, etc.
  • Paper goods
  • Diapers
  • Cleaning supplies: mops, mop buckets, brooms, bleach wipes, bleach, garbage bags, bug spray
  • Essential personal hygiene items

The food bank requests no makeup, clothes and other non-essential items.

The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank is also collecting donations on September 6 from 8 am to 4 pm. For more information, call 330-777-1055.