Food wanted for farmers
The Food for Farmers Appeal has announced drop-off points where people can leave non-perishable food items. These goods are packed into hampers and distributed at Christmas to farmers who are struggling in the worst-affected drought areas of the state.
Following is a list of drop-off points:
Lismore: Woolies at the Square, Jontom Car Sales in Dawson St and Pirlos Tyres in Union St.
Ballina: NRMA office, Newcastle Permanent Building Society and Wallace’s.
Alstonville: The Uniting Church Op Shop and Century 21 Real Estate.
Casino: Eric Box Mitsubishi and George & Furhman Real Estate.
Bangalow: George & Furhman Real Estate.
Evans Head: Bowling Club.
Lennox Head: Bare Feet Shoe Shop and Lennox Hire and Garden Supplies.
For more information about the appeal, phone organiser Anne Thompson on 6629 1041 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.