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City of Blackwell hosting toy and food drive


The City of Blackwell is hosting a food and toy drive now through December 15 as a way to help make sure no families go hungry this holiday season, and that kids in our community will have something under the tree.

The City of Blackwell will be accepting donations at 221 w. Blackwell (City Hall) and 224 w. Blackwell (The Blackwell Police Department).


Please bring UNOPENED and UNWRAPPED gifts.


Canned soups, stews. Nut butters, bags or cans of dried beans and pease. Barley & quinoa, bags of rice and pasta, whole grain cereal, canned fruits and veggies, rolled oats, unsalted nuts and seeds, shelf-stable milk and substitutes, low-sodium pasta sauce, unsweetend apple oil, olive and canola oil, dried fruits, honey, canned tuna and meat, popcorn kernels, infant formula, instant breakfast drinks, mayonnaise, 100% juice, baby food, and boxed potato dishes.