CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- The 6th annual Circle of Hope to benefit Mountain Mission kicks off Friday with donations collected to help fill food baskets for the needy this holiday season.
UniCare Health Plan of West Virginia Inc., Nitro Walmart, and West Virginia Radio Corp. are teaming up to present the event this weekend.
Food items needed include boxed dressing, sweet potatoes, fruit cocktail, 10-pound bags of potatoes, macaroni and cheese, applesauce, 5-pound bags of sugar, and brownie mix. Mountain Mission will also accept cash donations to buy food for the baskets.
Donations of food and cash may be dropped off 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday at West Virginia Radio Corp., 1111 Virginia St. E.Donations on Saturday may be dropped off at the Nitro Walmart from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.