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2019 Season of Hope food & toy drive returns to the Central Coast

All donations stay on the Central Coast
Posted at 4:28 AM, Oct 14, 2019

The Season of Hope returns to the Central Coast ahead of the holiday season.

Every year, community members, local businesses and organizations come together to give donations to help out neighbors in need during the holidays.

Donations of new, unwrapped toys and non-perishable food items may be dropped off at any fire station in Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties. CHP officers across the Central Coast are also accepting donations.

San Luis Obispo County Drop-Off Locations
Santa Barbara County Drop-Off Locations

All food, toy and monetary donations stay right here on the Central Coast to benefit our local community.

Here are a few needed items:

  • Peanut Butter
  • Baked Beans
  • Oatmeal
  • Canned Fruits
  • Soups
  • Whole-Grain Crackers
  • Canned Vegetables
  • Diapers
  • Low-sugar/High-Fiber Cereals
  • Canned Stew and Chili
  • Coffee and Tea
  • All Pasta Types
  • Fruit Juice
  • Dried Fruits
  • Canned Tuna and Salmon
  • Rice and Beans
  • Dried Vegetables
  • Canned Chicken

You have until Dec. 13 to helps us make this a Season of Hope!