A food drive to meant to fill the shelves of the Upper Des Moines Opportunity and Trinity Lutheran Church food pantries will be held Sept. 7 at Hy-Vee.
The event will be held from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Those making donations can drop off items in the Iowa State Cyclones or Iowa Hawkeyes bins. The team with the most products will win.
The event is sponsored by Iowa Hospice.
Food items needed include the following: 16-ounce canned vegetables, canned fruits, canned soups, tomato sauce and spaghetti sauce; cake mixes, flour, pudding mix, Jell-O, crackers. macaroni and cheese, bags or rice or beans, noodles, spaghetti, tuna, salmon or chicken, coffee, tea, juice, cocoa, peanut butter and jelly. Other items needed include diapers, baby food, wipes, canned formula powder, personal hygiene items and paper products