ELKHART — Church Community Services in Elkhart is looking for donations to fill its food pantry and help local families in need this holiday season.
Below is a list of the requests from CCS.
Canned meat and fish
Personal care items like soap, deodorant and shampoo
Flash drives, 4GB, for training program participants
Gas cards in denominations of $10 to $20
Electric-powered pallet jack
Soup of Success graduation meal for 75 people twice a year
Laptop; contact CCS for compatibility
Food bank volunteers from noon to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday
Skilled construction volunteers
CCS has created a website for financial donations at givetoccs.com. The first $45,000 in year-end gifts to the organization will be matched by anonymous donors.
Drop off donations at 907 Oakland Ave. in Elkhart. Food and personal care donations go to the yellow door at the food bank and pantry building. For more details, contact CCS staff at 295-3673.
Local organizations can email their holiday wish lists to firstname.lastname@example.org.