DeKALB – Stage Coach Players will collect food and household items for local food banks while giving away fabric for those looking to create your own masks.
According to a recent news release from the community theater, the group’s community outreach committee will be collecting items 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. July 13 and July 27 at 126 S. 5th Street in DeKalb, in the theatre’s back parking lot.
The group will be accepting household and non-perishable food items for Salvation Army Food Pantry on July 13 and N. I. C. E. Center Food Pantry on July 27. Donations will be accepted boxed, canned and in plastic containers, not glass containers.
During the month of July, the group also will be partnering with Tails Humane Society, Oaken Acres and Happy Tails collecting items meant to benefit animals. Accepted items include canned food for cats and dogs of any age, treats, high quality dog and cat chow, unsalted sunflower seeds, peanuts and walnuts. Other accepted items include paper towels, liquid dish soap, hand soap, large garbage bags, cat litter, new and used pet carriers and toys.
Gift cards from Petco, Petsmart and other stores that sell these products will also be accepted, according to the release.
For more information, please visit the websites for Tails Humane Society, Oaken Acres and Happy Tails Humane Society. For more information on the community theater group, visit their website at www.stagecoachplayers.com or find us on social media.
Source: The Daily Chronicle