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Pantry board offers residents thanks

The Pantry Board would like to offer our sincere thanks to all of the community-spirited members of Oxford Church of Christ who served 460 households, a total of 1,104 people, in the month of November.

Our many thanks and appreciation to Sanderson Farms, Walmart, Kroger, Panera Bakery-Cafe, Bost Farms, Community Garden and the Oxford City Market and RSVP.

Many thanks also go to Ole Miss Global Engagement group, Ole Miss Journalism 101, Regents School, Oxford Fire Department, Sigma Chi fraternity, Jeffrie Chapel, Mother Goose Daycare-Honeybees pre-K, Cub Scouts Pack 146, Baptist Hospital physicians, Kappa Kappa Gamma, Yellow Leaf Baptist, The Links community, Ole Miss Nutrition Volunteers, Oxford Night Owls Motorcycle Club, Edhe 105 section 79 “freshman experience,” College Hill Heights Baptist Church, Smith Chapel, Bethlehem CME Church, Oxford HS Food Club, Gamma Beta Phi-NWCC, NWCC Senior Nursing class, Gathright-Reed and Living Foods.

The Pantry Board appreciates the support and contributions of our Lafayette County and city of Oxford  residents and to our Ole Miss students. Good luck with their finals and safe travels home for the holidays. Your generosity enables The Pantry to feed many people. Visit us on Facebook at The Pantry. 

Donate in honor of a loved one with a Pantry donation gift card. The cards are available at Origin Bank, 312 University Ave.

The Pantry is located at 713 Molly Barr Road. The Pantry’s email address is oxfordfoodpantry@yahoo.com and the cell 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 to 11 a.m. When dropping off donations, please sign the “Donor Book” and include a correct mailing address for a tax receipt for your gift.

Barbara J. Smith

Pantry publicist