Lombard Jaycees to hold holiday food drive, decorating contest
This December, the Lombard Jaycees will be holding two special holiday events: A food drive at Mr. Z’s grocery store and an outdoor decorating contest.
The annual food drive from Mr. Z’s, 401 S. Main St., will run from Dec. 14 to Dec. 23, and donations will be accepted from noon to 8 p.m. each day. Non-perishable food items like canned vegetables, fruit, soup and dried foods are needed, as are personal care items. Cash donations can also be made. All of the donations will be given to local food pantries and the local women’s center serving the Lombard community.
Judging for the Jaycees holiday decorating contest will be held from Dec. 22 to Dec. 30, and the deadline to submit an entry is Dec. 21. The contest is open to Lombard residents, only. To enter, please submit a colored photograph, along with the entrant’s name, address and phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org or Lombard Jaycees P.O. Box 247 Lombard, IL 60148.
The winner will be notified Jan. 3 and will receive four admission passes to the 2013 Taste of Lombard.
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