Feed-A-Friend radio marathon in Hanover


WHVR 1280 AM will host the 30th annual Hanover Foods Feed-A-Friend marathon from noon Wednesday, Dec. 9, to 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 11.


The broadcast will collect food for the hungry in the greater Hanover area to be distributed by New Hope Ministries. The goal is 128,000 cans.

Businesses, schools, organizations and individuals can support the marathon by collecting canned and nonperishable food items. Three cans are counted for every dollar donated, and pledges can be called in during the marathon.

The food and monetary donations should be dropped off no later than Sunday, Dec. 13, at McDonald’s restaurants in Hanover, Gettysburg, Littlestown and New Oxford or at Camping World, 2100 Baltimore Pike, Hanover.

During the marathon, the Hanover Foods Outlet Store, 1125 Wilson Ave., Hanover, will be offering specials on cases of cans.

For more information, call the radio station at 637-3831 or visit www.nhm-pa.org.