Help the community and donate food to the Martin Luther King Jr. annual food drive!

The annual Martin Luther King Jr. Canned Food Drive will be held January 5 - January 19th. Canned food and non-perishable food donations will be taken at several drop offs around the city. The food drive is in honor of the late Martin Luther King Jr. and benefit the community locally. On Monday, January 19, the food will be collected and sent to a warehouse where it will be sorted then distributed among several places in need like the Salvation Army, the Opportunity Center for the Homeless, the El Paso Rescue Mission, the Center Against Family Violence and others.

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For more information you can call 543-5468. The following is a list of the drop offs here in El Paso.

  • § Big 8 Food Stores
  • § City Hall
  • § One Stop Shop
  • § County Courthouse
  • § El Paso Juvenile Justice Center
  • § Public Libraries
  • § Recreation Centers
  • § Sheriff’s Department Facilities
  • § Vista Quality Markets
  • § Wal-Mart Stores
  • § Wal-Mart Neighborhood Markets