Food barrels at city sites taking donations till Dec. 20

Photo credited to the City of Richmond Community Services Department Facebook page.

Food barrels at 14 city sites across Richmond will accept donations through Dec. 20, with all donations benefiting the Bay Area Rescue Mission.

The Community Services Department’s 4th Annual Holiday Food Drive collects non-perishable goods for the holiday season, with the most needed items including stuffing mix, canned vegetables, cranberry sauce, cooking oil, coffee, sugar, honey, maple syrup, and spices.

These items can be donated to these city sites:
● Booker T. Anderson Community Center
● Building 440
● Developing Personal Resources Center (DPRC)
● May Valley Community Center
● Nevin Community Center
● Parchester Village Community Center
● Recreation Complex
● Richmond Annex Senior Center
● Richmond City Hall
● Richmond Memorial Auditorium
● Richmond Public Library (Bayview Branch)
● Richmond Public Library (West Side Branch)
● Richmond Senior Center
● Richmond Swim Center