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Mary Brennan Inn to host socially distant food drive


The Mary Brennan INN, at 100 Madison Ave. in Hempstead, will host a no-contact food drive on Saturday, Apri 17, from 10 a.m. to noon. Donors will place donations on a table, with masked collection volunteers standing at a distance. They will retrieve the food after donors drive away.

Needed items include:

Canned meats
Canned tuna and salmon
Canned soup (flip-top cans)

Canned stews and chili
Canned vegetables
Canned fruit
Dry soup
Peanut butter
Jelly (no glass)
Travel and regular-size toiletries (soap, shampoo, conditioner)
Baby diapers sizes 4 and up
Hot and cold cereals (oatmeal and Farina)
Powdered milk
Packaged pasta, including macaroni and cheese
Canned beans
Baby food and cereal
Baby formula (Enfamil and Similac)
Toilet paper

No clothing donations at this time.