(Jul 06, 2015)
TEMPLE, July 6 – In an effort to support the upcoming Capitol All-Stars Softball Game and the Greater Berks Food Bank, state Rep. Mark Rozzi, D-Berks, said today his district office will accept donations from now through Monday, Sept. 28.
Constituents can drop off non-perishable food items and other donations between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at 4933 Kutztown Road, Temple.
Rozzi said his office is accepting non-perishable food items such as such as pasta and sauce, canned fruits and vegetables, soups, rice, grains and peanut butter. Rozzi added that constituents can contact his office at (610) 921-8921 for questions or more information about donations.
“Hunger is a serious issue in our community, and one that doesn’t get the attention it deserves,” Rozzi said. “That is why every year I try to do my part by hosting and supporting food drives, and participating in awareness-raising events like the Capitol All-Star Game.”
While dropping off food at his constituent service office, Rozzi invites constituents to speak with him and his staff about any state issues they may be dealing with, such as birth or death certificates, PennDOT renewals and applications for state programs, such as the Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program.
The Capitol All-Stars Game is an annual softball game played by teams composed of elected officials at Metro Bank Park on City Island in Harrisburg. All proceeds from the event benefited Feeding Pennsylvania and Hunger-Free Pen Read more