Verizon to Host Food Drive Benefiting Feeding the Gulf Coast


If you’re looking for a way to give back this weekend Verizon Wireless is hosting a food drive for Feeding the Gulf Coast.

They’re collecting items at different Bay County Verizon locations on Saturday and Sunday. Residents can drop off canned meats, fruits and vegetables, peanut butter, pasta, rice, dried beans, and other nonperishable goods. On Monday the collections will be distributed to Feeding the Gulf Coast as well as grants to other local organizations like the Salvation Army. 

The following locations will participate in the food drive:

Saturday, March 23 and Sunday, March 24:

  • Verizon corporate store: 411A E 23rd St., Panama City 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, and noon to 6 p.m. on Sunday – live radio remotes and food trucks offering free meals to those donating will be on site Saturday and Sunday afternoons
  • TCC locations: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, and 1-5 p.m. on Sunday
  • TCC Lynn Haven: 1419 Ohio Ave., Lynn Haven
  • TCC Panama City Beach: 15750 Panama City Beach Pkwy

Cellular Sales locations, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday:

  • Cellular sales Panama City at N. Tyndall Pkwy., 515 N. Tyndall Pkwy., Panama City
  • Cellular sales Panama City Beach: 11560 Panama City Beach Pkwy., Suite 100 Panama City Beach

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