LEVITTOWN, PA — Mary's Cupboard, a food assistance site at the Bucks County Family Service Center in Levittown, is seeking donations of backpacks.
The backpacks will be for local veterans and others who are homeless according to Mary's Cupboard, which is a ministry of Catholic Social Services. They are working with Disabled American Veterans Vietnam Memorial Chapter 85 in Bensalem.
Donated book bags will be filled with clothing and food and distributed throughout Bucks County and the Philadelphia area to men and women in need. Donations are especially needed during the coronavirus era, staff said.
Anyone interested in helping may donate new and gently used backpacks to Mary's Cupboard during the following days and times:
Mary's Cupboard, 100 Levittown Pkwy., Levittown, PA 19054
Monday, Sept. 21. 1-3:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 23. 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 25. 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Mary's Cupboard has served nearly 86,000 people and families in need since opening in 1976. Services include job assistance, nutritional education, parenting classes and more.