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Drive-thru donation event set for Saturday in Niles

Donations will be distributed to Someplace Safe and Warren Family Mission.
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NILES — A drive-thru donation event will be from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday (Jan. 16) in the back parking lot of Pinetree Plaza behind the Trumbull County Democratic Party headquarters, 36 Youngstown Warren Road, in recognition of the MLK Day of Service.

Community members are invited to donate nonperishable food items; toiletries such as toothpaste and deodorant; hygiene products; or money. Donations will be distributed to Someplace Safe and Warren Family Mission.

The Trumbull County Democratic Party, Trumbull County Young Democrats, Mahoning/Trumbull Democratic Women’s Caucus, Trumbull County Federated Democratic Women’s Club and local elected officials are co-hosting the event.

The Day of Service, which is observed each year on the third Monday in January, celebrates and honors the spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.