FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA21) — The Community Harvest Food Bank is reaching out for donations of food items in low supply.
“Right now, we are running low on canned proteins and other foods that we distribute to kids, seniors, Veterans, and families,” said Carmen Cumberland, Executive President. “We are asking for help from our extremely generous community, including a request for donations of canned vegetables and soups, canned meats like tuna and chicken, and peanut butter.”
The food bank operates several hunger relief programs through nine counties in northeast Indiana and operates from a large Fort Wayne warehouse.
Currently, the food bank has a wish list of the following items:
- Canned vegetables
- Canned soups
- Canned meats
- Peanut butter
- Boxed meals
- Macaroni and cheese
Anyone wishing to donate food or funding can visit Community Harvest at 999 East Tillman Road in Fort Wayne. The food bank operates Monday through Friday, 8AM-4PM. Gift-in-kind receipts are gladly provided on request. Financial donations can also be made conveniently online at www.CHFB.org.