HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — Monday’s Hometown Heroes are buying extra food to help others in need.

On Monday, The Bethesda Mission in Harrisburg launched its annual fall food drive. The mission plans to distribute $1,2000 bags of food and serve over 20,000 meals this holiday season.

The food drive runs through Dec. 13 with a goal of collecting $150,000 of food. Non-perishable foods along with cash donations can be dropped off at the mission, public libraries in Harrisburg, and more.

Below are where non-perishable food items can be dropped off.

  • Bethesda Mission; Located at 611 Reily Street, Harrisburg, PA 17102
  • Dauphin County Library Branches in Harrisburg
  • Sharp Shopper in Middletown
  • Local M&T Banks

Suggested food items and a full list of collection points may be found by clicking here.