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In-Service Donations

Day of Service Donations

GoodwillDonation drives may also be held in conjunction with the Fall Day of Service September 24. These will be determined soon. At the Spring In-Service Day, the following donation drives took place:

Student Engagement and Leadership (SEaL) is coordinating a drive for Goodwill Columbus. Employees are encouraged to bring donations of gently used clothing, shoes, and accessories, as well as household items such as small appliances, dishes, linens, glassware, and etc. Last Spring In-Service we collected more than 80 bags of donations! Let's try to beat that this year. Goodwill Columbus will have a tent near the Christopher Columbus statue to collect your donations from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. on In-Service Day.

mid ohio foodbankWe will also kick off our Mid-Ohio Food Bank campaign on In-Service Day. There are three ways to donate to Mid-Ohio Food Bank – through payroll deduction, through a direct monetary gift to the organization, or by donating non-perishable food items for their pantries to help local residents. Did you know that each $3 we raise can feed a family of four for one day? Items in greatest need are such things as chili with beans, canned fruit (in juice or light syrup), tuna, canned vegetables, canned meat, soup (with vegetables) and peanut butter. Look for Mid-Ohio Foodbank donation boxes several locations.