Donations Requested for “Fill the Fire Truck” Food Drive
The Charles County Department of Emergency Services, in partnership with the Charles County Volunteer Fire and Emergency Medical Services Associations, is now accepting donations of canned goods and other non-perishable food items on behalf of the Southern Maryland Food Bank. Donated items can be dropped off at the Charles County Department of Emergency Services (10425 Audie Lane, La Plata), or any one of the 18 participating volunteer fire and EMS stations within the county. Visit www.CharlesCountyMD.gov/maps/volunteer-fire-and-ems for the location nearest you.
The “Fill the Fire Truck” food drive will conclude on Wednesday, Dec. 21.
For more information, contact Bill Smith, Volunteer Fire/EMS Coordinator at 301-934-3581, or Sandy Filer, Assistant to the Director, at 301-609-3401. Citizens with special needs may contact the Maryland Relay Service at 711, or Relay Service TDD: 800-735-2258.