Santa's Helpers Food Drive takes over law office | Community Spirit
A local financial institution is teaming up with a few of Santa's helpers to provide a little bit more food for Oklahomans in need.
Edward Jones Third Annual Santa's Helpers Food Drive will be held Saturday, Dec. 8 in the parking lot of Randel Shadid's Law Office, located at 19 N. Broadway in Edmond.
From 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., residents are encouraged to stop by and bring any canned good item and have your picture taken with Santa.
The main items needed are canned meats, canned vegetables, canned fruits, canned tuna, peanut butter, rice and beans.
Guests can also enjoy fresh baked cookies, hot chocolate and apple cider.
All donations will be given to the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma.
Organizers stress that Edward Jones cannot accept any monetary donations.
All checks must be made payable to the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma.
During December, all financial donations are being matched by Chesapeake Energy Corp., up to $1 million.
For more information on the Santa's Helpers Food Drive, call (405) 348-0965.