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Posted on Nov 16, 2018

Sunland residents support food bank

Sunland folks showed their community spirit on Nov. 6 as Jo Glenn and Cindy Alvarez presented donations of food and money to Teri Laney, manager of the Quincy Community Food Bank.

Jo Glenn, right,, and Cindy Alvarez, center, present donations from Sunland to Teri Laney, manager of the Quincy Community Food Bank on Nov. 6.
Photo by Dave Burgess/Post-Register

Glenn said this is the eighth year that she has brought a similar donation to the Quincy food bank. She and Alvarez, both of Sunland, brought in 445 lbs. of food collected at a Halloween party and handed Laney a check for $300, which was donated by D&L Gutters Inc.
They explained that they do this on their own, not as part of a club or association.
“We just have a good party,” Glenn said.
In April, she does a women’s show, too, and collects food then, she said.
Laney said cash is welcome along with food donations at the food bank, as sometimes certain food items need to be purchased.

By Dave Burgess,