Month: December 2014

Save-a-Lot Food Drive

Save-a-Lot owner Al Solanki held a food drive November and December and collected nearly 1,000 holiday care packages.  He said last year, 2013 which was their first drive, they were able to donate 400 meals to the food bank. In

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Preparation for Holiday Food Baskets

Tuesday volunteers began packaging holiday food baskets.   Over 700 baskets are ready!  Many thanks to all the volunteers.

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Spreading Christmas cheer

Children from Ms. Corlis’ Little People preschool made a visit to The Colquitt Food Bank Thursday to sing for all the volunteers.  Pictured from left to right are:  John Davis Ashburn, Hoah Sims, Ava Katherine Harden, Bax Bowers, Willis Cait

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Observer collects more than a ton of food

Andrew Christensen, director of the Colquitt County Food Bank, examines the food collected during The Moultrie Observer’s food drive last week. Carriers collected 360 bags of food on Nov. 20, and residents continued to bring donations by the newspaper’s office

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