November 28, 2021

United Way plans food distribution Thursday

Colin Spencer/staff reporter

Dave Schmit, left, hands bags of food and other items to Bill Webster on in September during the United Way of Cortland County’s 25th annual Day of Caring at Beaudry Park in Cortland. The United Way plans more food distributions Thursday and next week

Food boxes will be distributed Thursday afternoon at Durkee Memorial Park in Homer, said Christella Yonta, the executive director of the United Way for Cortland County.

The food drive, from 3 to 4:30 p.m., will be in cooperation between the United Way for Cortland County and the Food Bank of Central New York.

The two agencies also will host a food giveaway 3 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at Marathon High School in Marathon.