Green Gives Back Food Drive

Third Annual Green Gives Back Food Drive
November 2 - December 31, 2015

The City of Green is hosting its 3rd Annual Citywide Food Drive -- Green Gives Back -- this holiday season. The food drive will collect items for Green Good Neighbors, which serves the community of Green.

Non-perishable food items and personal care items will be accepted at the following:

Green Gives Back Drop Off SpotGreen Gives Back Drop off spot

All City Buildings:

  • Central Administration Building, 1755 Town Park Blvd.
  • City of Green Highway Division Annex, 5383 Massillon Road
  • Fire Station 1, 4200 Massillon Road
  • John Torok Community Center, 4224 Massillon Road

All Green Local School Buildings
Please note items dropped off at Green Local Schools will be used for the Blessings in a Backpack program.  All items that are not needed by the blessings program will be donated to Green Good Neighbors.

Addition Public Drop Off Locations:

  • Akron General/Physicians Office
  • Akron Library (Green Branch)
  • Back to the Arcade
  • Boggs Chiropractic
  • Fireplaces & More
  • Giuseppe's Pizza
  • Green Family YMCA
  • Green School Bus Garage
  • Greenview Senior Assisted Living
  • Kaster Eye Clinic
  • Kids Play
  • Kindercare (Green Branch)
  • Romeo's Pizza
  • Spoonhower Orthodontics
  • Sports Clips
  • State Farm, Davide J. Moore
  • Portage Lakes Career Center (Dec. 1-11 only)
  • Water Xscapes
  • West Side Bakery

Businesses interested in being a drop off spot should contact Kelly Lavaco at klavaco@cityofgreen.org.

The drive will begin November 2 and run through December 31.

Items accepted:

  • Non-perishable food items
  • Personal Care items: toilet paper, soap, shampoo, feminine products, diapers, dish soap, toothpaste and toothbrushes, deodorant facial tissues, and paper towels, etc.