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St. Vincent de Paul hosts bundle drive in Sharpsburg

Tawnya Panizzi
| Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017, 2:06 p.m.
John Staud, a long-time volunteer at the St. Vincent dePaul food pantry in Sharpsburg, stocks items.
John Staud, a long-time volunteer at the St. Vincent dePaul food pantry in Sharpsburg, stocks items.

St. Vincent de Paul Society in Sharpsburg will host a bundle drive this weekend.

Lower Valley residents can donate clothes and small household items at a truck parked in the St. Mary parking lot on Penn Street. Drop-off times are 3 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 7 and from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Oct. 8.

St. Vincent dePaul is a long-time staple in the borough, having run a food pantry and quasi department store from the basement of St. Mary's since 1954. There is food, clothes and small appliances that are given to about 150 families each month.

To donate, drop items at the St. Juan Parish Office, 201 Ninth St., or call 412-781-2866.

Tawnya Panizzi is a staff writer for the Tribune-Review. Reach her at 412-782-2121, ext. 2, tpanizzi@tribweb.com or @tawnyatrib.

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