Bernie Clarke, a dedicated volunteer at the Lake Placid Ecumenical Food Pantry, was seen tirelessly working at the stuffing station of the Thanksgiving bag assembly line on Monday morning. The volunteers at the pantry, located at St. Agnes Church, were committed to packing bags for over an hour, with an estimated distribution of around 275 bags of food throughout the day.
Linda Young, the organizer of the event, expressed her gratitude to the community for their support and dedication in helping those less fortunate. The volunteers’ efforts were evident in their unwavering commitment to ensuring that everyone had access to a Thanksgiving meal.
The Lake Placid Ecumenical Food Pantry’s mission to provide food security to the community has been crucial in their work. Volunteers like Bernie Clarke and Linda Young have been instrumental in supporting those in need through their act of care and generosity. Their efforts have made a significant impact on many families in the Lake Placid area during the holiday season.