LA PORTE | Al’s East and West in LaPorte Indiana is currently promoting “Stuff a Bus” in partnership with Salvation Army of LaPorte. Customers are offered the opportunity to purchase a prepacked grocery bags of various discounted food items for just $5.00 each. Customers may also purchase a $5.00 meat voucher to donate to the La Porte Salvation Army.
Staff members and volunteers, for the Salvation Army, will also be there all day on Saturday to personally greet and thank Al's customers for donations. This has become an annual event that all the areas Al's Supermarkets promotes and at Christmas they attempt to “Stuff a Sleigh."
The Laporte Salvation Army greatly appreciates Al's employees efforts towards this event not only this year, but also for the previous successful years. if you are interested in participating, simply stop in Al's anytime and help “Stuff a Bus”.
The Food Pantry at the Salvation Army of LaPorte has served 947 people just in this last month. We have constant need for donations. You can also drop off donations at our offices at 3240 Monroe Street, LaPorte. If you would like further information in organizing your own food drive thru your church, school, work, neighborhood etc... Please call the Salvation Army of LaPorte at (219) 326-5346, Jari @ Extension 2.