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Food pantry thanks community

The Pantry Board would like to offer our sincere thanks to all of the community-spirited members of the St. Andrews Methodist Church who served 424 households (1,005 people) in the month of August.

Our many thanks and appreciation to Sanderson Farms, Wal-Mart, Kroger, Lusa’s Pastry Cafe, Panera Bakery-Cafe, Bost Farms, Community Garden and the Oxford City Market.

The Pantry Board appreciates the support and contributions of our Lafayette County and city of Oxford  residents. Your generosity enables “The Pantry” to feed many people.

Donate in honor of a loved one with a donation gift card that are available at the Community Trust Bank located at 312 University Avenue in Oxford.

The Pantry is located at 713 Molly Barr Road in Oxford.

The Pantry email address is oxfordfoodpantry@yahoo.com and its phone number is 662-832-8001. The Pantry is open on Tuesdays from 9 to 10 a.m. for dropping off contributions. On Wednesdays, for clients under the age of 65, and Thursdays for clients 65 and older from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

When dropping off donations please sign the “Donor Book” and include a correct mailing address if you would like a tax receipt for your gift.

Barbara J. Smith

Pantry Publicist