Lady Mountaineers to host food drive for Latimer County Food Pantry


WILBURTON (Dec. 9, 2014) – The Eastern Oklahoma State College Lady Mountaineer basketball team will host a canned food drive for Latimer County before their basketball game against Collin College on Saturday, Dec. 13 at 3 p.m. Fans are encouraged to bring canned goods and non-perishable food items to help fight hunger in Latimer County.

The Latimer County Food Pantry is sponsored by the Wilburton Ministerial Alliance and provides food to area persons in need of food regardless of ethnicity or religious affiliation. The pantry is located behind First United Methodist Church at 209 E. Ada Avenue.

For more information about the pantry or to make a financial contribution, contact Rev. April Coates at 918-465-6670. Those in need of food assistance can call 918-465-3322 to set up an appointment.

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