Bob Snyder, head cashier at the Salvation Army thrift store, hands a box of food to Brittany Metz, 20, of South Charleston. Pictured at right, Metz's mother Shannon Williams, 41, of South Charleston holds Metz's daughter, 6-month-old Carmen Metz.
Capt. Aaron Goldfarb, Salvation Army area commander, looks through boxes that are being distributed to the needy. The boxes contain about $50 to $60 worth of items including non-perishable food and toiletries.