The Ashland Emergency Food Bank this week is in need of peanut butter, shampoo, conditioner, dishwashing liquid, laundry soap, cereal, beans, hygiene products, cooking oil, hearty soups, meat, fruit, corn, milk and vegetables and, for seniors, dried fruits, ready made Jell-o and pudding, Ensure protein drinks, low-sodium pull-tab soups, low-sodium single-serving meals, low-sodium crackers, green tea (regular and decaf), canned vegetables and hard candies.
The food bank welcomes donations of extra garden produce, and also collects canvas grocery bags in good condition and gently used children's books. Spanish language books are especially welcome.
The food bank is at 560 Clover Lane. Hours of operation are 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and the first Saturday of each month. Call 541-488-9544.
— Daily Tidings staff report