Linda Young, the organizer of the Lake Placid Ecumenical Food Pantry, led a group of volunteers in packing Thanksgiving bags on Monday morning. Bernie Clarke, one of the volunteers, was stationed at the stuffing area of the assembly line. They worked tirelessly for over an hour to pack around 275 bags of food that would be distributed throughout the day.
The community’s support and dedication to helping those less fortunate were evident in their efforts. The bags of food packed by the volunteers would make a significant difference for many families during the holiday season. The mission of the Lake Placid Ecumenical Food Pantry to provide food security to the community has been a crucial aspect of their work. Volunteers like Bernie Clarke and Linda Young have been instrumental in their ability to provide support to those in need, demonstrating care and generosity that has made a significant impact on the lives of many families in the Lake Placid area.