Food-A-Thon 2018 preliminary total shows over $34K raised

The preliminary counts for Food-A-Thon 2018 are in.

Combined Community Services Director of Emergency Assistance John Parker tells News Now Warsaw the two-day effort raised approximately $34,000 and 3,400 pounds of food donated.

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There are still additional chances to contribute as the Annual Food-A-Thon Dodgeball Game is this Friday. Doors open at 6 p.m. at Lakeview Middle School, with the game beginning at 6:30 p.m.  The dodgeball competition is between Lincoln, Jefferson, Leesburg and Harrison. The entry fee is canned goods that will go to the food pantry at Combined Community Services. 

Those looking to donate can also do so throughout the year online at or by check or cash. They can also donate food at the CCS building at 1195 Mariners Drive, Warsaw, by the YMCA.