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Mary Brennan INN to hold Thanksgiving food drive Nov. 14


The Mary Brennan Interfaith Nutrition Network soup kitchen in Hempstead will hold a no-contact Thanksgiving food drive this Saturday, Nov. 14, from 10 a.m. to noon.

The INN is at 100 Madison Ave. Participants will place their donations on a table, and masked volunteers standing at a distance will collect them when the donor drives away.

The INN needs:

Frozen turkeys

Frozen hams

Canned meats

Canned tuna

Canned stews and chili

Canned fruit

Canned yams

Hot and cold cereals, including oatmeal and Farina


Powdered milk

Boxed macaroni and cheese

Boxed mashed potatoes 

Canned gravy

Travel-size toiletries, including soap, shampoo and conditioner

Juice boxes and pouches

For more, go to www.the-inn.org.