In connection with The Wattle, and in the spirit of Thanksgiving, we are helping raise funds and collecting food donations for The Grove City Food Pantry.
The Grove City Food Pantry is located at the Grove City United Methodist Church on Columbus Street in Grove City. This organization services Grove City,
Harrisburg, and Orient communities. The Food Pantry serves approximately 8,433 people annually from 2,463 households which is 9,523 bags of food,
enough for 75,897 meals children, adults and seniors each month. We hope you can Help Us Touch the Lives of Others this Thanksgiving!
Here is a link to their website: http://www.grovecityfoodpantry.org
if you want to make a donation directly to the Grove City Food Pantry.
Further, Grove City Food Pantry Volunteer Staff will be at our registration and packet pick up
locations to accept drop-offs of food donations or monetary donations this Holiday Season.
Thanksgiving Wattle Pre-registration and packet pick up locations, dates, and times will be finalized
later. However, the dates are likely to be Sunday, November 22nd: 3pm~6pm, and Monday-
Wednesday, November 23~25th: 6pm~8pm. Finally, Event Day Registration and Packet Pick Up will
take place at AMC Theatres 14 (4218 Buckeye Parkway, Grove City, Ohio) Thursday, November
26th: 6:00~8:00am. Times are subject to change as Event draws near.
Last year, The Wattle III facilitated over 4000lbs of food donations. The Wattle Event also donated
$6390 and collected $2000 on top of that ($8,390 total) to donate to the Grove City Food Pantry.