Local 4-H asking for donations as month-long food drive nears end

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - New Hanover County 4-H is asking for community donations for its third annual Caring Hearts, Helping Hands project throug...

March 27, 2023
8:36 PM

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - New Hanover County 4-H is asking for community donations for its third annual Caring Hearts, Helping Hands project throughout March. Last year, the group collected over 1,000 pounds of non-perishable items to benefit the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina. Throughout the month, you can drop off donations at: N.C. Cooperative Extension of New Hanover County 6206 Oleander Drive, Wilmington Lowes Foods at Monkey Junction 5309 Carolina Beach Road #1, Wilmington Tad's Barber Shop 4007 Oleander Drive, Wilmington New Hanover County Library Pleasure Island Branch 1401 N Lake Park Blvd #72, Carolina Beach Pine Valley Branch 3802 College Road, Wilmington Northeast (Military Cutoff) Branch 1241 Military Cutoff Road, Wilmington Main Branch 201 Chestnut Street, Wilmington Accepted donations include: Canned fruits, veggies, meat, beans and soup, Cereal, whole grain pasta and rice, and peanut butter, Hygiene items (soap, toothpaste, toothbrushes, etc.

WECT Staff