Food, clothes and other items will be given away during the annual Citywide Easter Celebration from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 20, at Concourse D of the Pine Bluff Convention Center.
The Delta Regional Community Services Outreach Network Inc. and the Hosanna Christian Church & Ministries will host the giveaway and an Easter Resurrection Program, according to a news release.
Free 10-pound bags of chicken, grocery boxes, clothes and household items will be given away to the participants who register and attend the event. Easter baskets will be given to the first 100 children (up to age 12) who attend.
The agency is also seeking donations of gently used clothing and shoes, non-perishable food, filled Easter baskets, microwaves, Crock pots and household items, according to the release.
Donations may be taken to the convention center’s concourse D from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, April 19. All donations are tax deductible.
Financial donations will also be accepted. Checks should be made payable to Delta Network Inc. and mailed to P.O. Box 20278, Pine Bluff, AR, 71612, or call for someone to pick up the contribution.
Louis and Jacqueline Ross are the chief executive officer and director of Delta Network Inc. Details: 870-536-2424.