Fill-A-Cruiser in Liberty collects food for Second Harvest

Liberty Township Police Department collects non-perishables for Second Harvest Food Bank.


LIBERTY, Ohio (WKBN) – The Liberty Police Department was out in full force on Saturday, hosting their 4th annual Fill-A-Cruiser food drive at the Giant Eagle in Liberty.

Last year they collected over 1,300 pounds of food, providing 1,135 meals.

The event has gained so much support that officers now use a van instead of a cruiser.

People donate non-perishable food items and money to support those in need.

“We’ll gather the money up, write a check, and…take all the food to Second Harvest Food Bank Monday morning first thing,” said Michael Janovick of Liberty Township Police Department.

Second Harvest provides food to those in need in the tri-county area through 148 programs provided by hunger relief organizations, including church pantries, homeless shelters, soup kitchens, shelters for battered women, and after-school programs.

WKBN 27 First News provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. No links will be permitted. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s