Food drives at Valvoline outlets thru Dec. 31

Valvoline Instant Oil Change outlets in Rockford, Loves Park, Roscoe and DeKalb are holding a food drive for the Hunger Connection Food Bank now through Dec. 31.

Customers are encouraged to bring in non-perishable food items to any of the following locations: 5409 E. State St., Rockford; 2615 Sycamore Rd., DeKalb; 1520 E. Riverside, Loves Park; or 11611 N. Main St., Roscoe.

In return for two non-perishable food items, customers will receive $6 off an oil change.

Food items needed most are fruits and vegetables. All food will be donated to the Hunger Connection Food Bank in Rockford and then distributed to local area pantries and soup kitchens.

The Hunger Connection Food Bank (HCFB) is the only food bank that serves Boone, DeKalb, Ogle, Stephenson and Winnebago counties. HCFB provides food to more than 200 partner agencies, including food pantries, soup kitchens, after school meal programs and congregate meal sites.

Information: 961-7283.

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