FOOD ITEM DROP OFF LOCATIONS TBD…
The MLK Food Drive will be collecting donations at the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center during the memorial service on January 16th from 10-11 am.
Members of the QC Disability Awareness Coalition will be re-distributing donations to Quad City food pantries. Disability Awareness Coalition members include; The Arc of the Quad Cities Area, The Arc of the Quad Cities Iowa, HDC, QC Sled Hockey Association, Davenport Parks & Recreation, Kiwanis Aktion Club, Special Olympics Illinois, Gigi’s Playhouse of the Quad Cities, Camp Courageous, Illinois Iowa Center for Independent Living, Hand in Hand, Special Olympics Iowa Scott County, Project Search, Everychild, Individual Adovcacy Group.
The Food Drive is administered by The Arc of the Quad Cities Area courtesy of a grant through the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), the federal agency that leads the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service, to help plan and execute volunteer projects that unite Americans in service for the MLK Day of Service and throughout the year.