NEWARK – United Way is also holding community drives during the Sept. 22 -27 Week of Caring. Twelve sites county-wide have been selected where much needed items can be dropped off. Each day has a theme and they include:
Monday: Books and Baby Needs
Tuesday: Toiletries and Blood Drive
Wednesday: Animal Needs
Thursday: Kids Coats & Hoodies
Friday: Blood Drive
The drop off locations will be open from 7 – 9 a.m. and 3-6 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Lake area locations are:
• Buckeye Lake: Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church on Ohio 79. It will be staffed by volunteers from Park National Bank.
• Hebron: New Life United Methodist Church, W. Main Street with volunteers from Kaiser Aluminum.
• Jacksontown: Jacksontown United Methodist Church, Ohio 13 with volunteers from Boeing.