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December 13, 2012

KSP Post still accepting donations for the ‘Cram the Cruiser’ Food Drive


Staff Writer

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. — LONDON, Ky. - It’s not too late to give to the annual “Cram the Cruiser” food drive, sponsored by the Kentucky State Police, Post 11 in London.

The third annual campaign began on Tuesday, Nov. 13 and  extends through Dec. 14. It is designed to collect non-perishable food items for needy families.

The food will be distributed to local shelters, churches or other organizations serving those in need during the holiday season. Suggested donations include canned fruit and vegetables, canned meat, macaroni and cheese, cereal, peanut butter, jelly, canned soups, chili or spaghetti sauce, brownie and cake mixes, coffee, water, powdered milk and juices. Last year, KSP collected 50,931 pounds of food.