JROTC, Interact, Rotary make sizable donation to food pantry

photo-34Sergeant Mike Black and the Demopolis High School JROTC concluded their annual canned food drive Tuesday after a six-week effort in conjunction the Demopolis High School Interact Club, the Demopolis Rotary Club and Jason Windham of Holiday Cleaners and Batter Up Sports Grill.

The JROTC headed up a collection effort that gathered an estimated two tons of food for the Demopolis Food Pantry. Windham and the Rotary Club collected monetary donations that totaled $1,304. That amount will purchase an estimated 7,222 pounds of food.

Pictured above are members of the Rotary Club and the JROTC who delivered the collected goods Tuesday morning along with Demopolis Food Pantry representatives.