WICHITA COUNTY, TX (KAUZ) - The Wichita Falls Junior League has kicked off their annual "Food Fight" food drive 2017. Between Monday February 27th and Friday March 3rd the JLWF is hoping to encourage locals to donate as many non-perishable food items as possible to the local Wichita Falls area food bank.
The "Food Fight" food drive is part of a Texas/ Oklahoma effort by various Junior Leagues across the two states to compete and see which branch can raise the most donations and awareness for local area food banks. On Saturday, March 4th the JLWF will gather from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at United Supermarket off Jacksboro Highway in Wichita Falls as they bring in the collected donations.
The JLWF have 35 drop off locations in and around the 'Falls area. The locations were selected as part of a partnering process with local businesses. Residents can find a list of the local business "drop off" points below.