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Through this column, we hope to help readers find ways to contribute to the community that fit their schedules and their budgets.
If you know of an individual or group in need of assistance, or if you have something to offer, e-mail the information to firstname.lastname@example.org, call 717-771-2077 or mail to: Good Neighbors, c/o Rose Hayes, York Daily Record/Sunday News, 1891 Loucks Road, York PA 17408.
Category Archives: Who’s helping
T.J. Ohm and Genevieve Ohm used their ‘chore money’ to each donate a backpack filled with school supplies for the Red Lion Area Community Service pantry’s ‘Back-to-School’ program in August.
Kristen Wertz’s North Hills Elementary School students show the results of their ‘Wish List’ drive to benefit the York County SPCA. (Submitted photo)
Seven-year-old Gavin Glatfelter celebrates birthday by giving to SPCA
Scarecrow Farm 2178 Orwig Road, Hopewell Township (near Stewartstown, PA) will host a Furry Friend Fundraiser from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 19. Animal Rescue Food Bank will hold a book and bake sale, and Scarecrow Farm donated three … Continue reading
Local Eagle Scout Joshua Wheeland, with some great fundraising efforts, managed to acquire a roadfront sign for the Susquehanna Area Senior Center at 2427 Craley Road, Lower Windsor Township. Joshua and his father installed the sign and mulched the ground … Continue reading
The West York Area High School boys’ an girls’ lacrosse teams will hold scrimmage games for the community at 6 p.m. Friday, March 16, at West York Area High School’s football field. Admission is free, but there will be food, … Continue reading
Harrisburg Brownie Girl Scout Troop 10790 is doing something “sweet” for central Pennsylvania homeless dogs and cats. The girls of Troop 10790 are donating 10 percent of the proceeds from their Girl Scout cookie sales this year to the Central … Continue reading
Hailey Johnson, daughter of Dan and Andrea Johnson of Red Lion, turned 6 years old on Feb. 16. To celebrate, she invited her friends to a skating party at the York Ice Rink, but instead of her friends giving her … Continue reading
A group of 41 students who will be traveling with the People to People Student Ambassador Program this summer recently made donations to the York County SPCA as part of their community service project. The delegation consists of mostly fifth- … Continue reading
A New Freedom business recently held a canned food drive to benefit the Southern York County Pantry. Employees of Crescent Industries collected a truckload of food and donated cash to the pantry, which serves residents of southcentral York County. Those … Continue reading