OGDEN -- Congregational United Church of Christ is asking for area congregations to assist them in collecting donations for the third annual free community meal the congregation will host Nov. 2.
According to a list sent to area congregations, "This year we are planning on serving 1,200 people. To pull off having an event of this size, many donations are needed."
Those interested in donating may call Ogden Congregational United Church of Christ at 801-392-5012.
Donations may be dropped off at the church at 3350 Harrison Blvd., up the hill behind the Key Realty office building, between 9 a.m. and noon Tuesday through Thursday.
For information, call Kim Harbath at 801-737-3667 or email her at email@example.com.
Needed donations include:
* New or gently used coats, hats and gloves for men, women, children and infants,
* 600 small bags of chips that can be purchased at Costco,
* Donations of cleaning supplies such a rags, dish soap and spray cleaner, and
* Monetary donations to purchase food and help pay for miscellaneous expenses. (The church's tax ID number may be provided.)
Organizers say any donation, no matter how big or small, will be appreciated.