Longmont Car Dealership Hosting Food Drive Saturday

December 17, 2018
Members of Boy Scout Troop 78 volunteer at Community Food Share in November. Victory Motors in Longmont will hold a food drive on Saturday and Golden Van Lines will deliver the collected items to Community Food Share in Louisville.

If you go

What: Food drive

When: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday

Where: Victory Motors, 1330 Main St., Longmont

Cost: Bring nonperishable food items to donate.

More info: Find out how to host your own food drive at moveforhunger.org

A Longmont car dealership is working with a national nonprofit to collect food Saturday and deliver it to Community Food Share.

Victory Motors will be collecting nonperishable food items from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. at its dealership, 1330 Main St. People are asked to bring non-perishable items such as peanut butter, rice, beans, canned fruit or vegetables, pasta and cereal.

More than 627,000 people in Colorado are food insecure, according to a news release from Move For Hunger, a nonprofit that connects with moving companies to get food to food banks, which helped organize the event. That statistic includes one in seven children in the state.

Golden Van Lines, a local moving company, has volunteered to take the food from the car dealership to Community Food Share in Louisville.

Madeline St. Amour: 303-684-5212, mstamour@prairiemountainmedia.com

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