‘Tanks’Giving Food Drive Starts November 4th [VIDEO]
The annual B-98.5 'Tanks'Giving Food Drive is coming up! It will be happening the week of November 4th. We'll be teaming up with the Maine Army National Guard again this year to collect non-perishable food for the Salvation Army of Augusta and Waterville.Money collected will be distributed to over a dozen food banks throughout the state. This is the largest annual food drive in the state.
We started the 'Tanks'Giving Food Drive in November 2000 and have collected tons and tons of food in the dozen years of the food drive.
Randy McCoy will be based at Camp Keyes inside the tent, by the tank.
The Maine Army National Guard and B-98.5 personalities will be at area Supermarkets collecting non-perishable food and monetary donations, for a total of 98.5 hours!
Here's the lineup of supermarket locations:
Wednesday, November 6th: Shaw's in Augusta & Waterville (8am to 4pm)
You can also drop by your donation anytime to Randy at the tent at Camp Keyes, we'll be there until 8 a.m. on November 8!
You can also drop off food at the following locations:
1-800 Water Damage, 801 Eastern Ave in Augusta
Al’s Certified Auto Repair, 316 State Street Augusta
Husseys General Store, 510 Ridge Rd Windsor
China Dine-Ah 281 Lakeview Drive South China
Caswells Liquidation, 58 Armory Rd Waterville
Here's some video of Randy from last year's 'Tanks'giving event:
Find out more about the Maine Credit Union's Campaign to End Hunger here.