Loudoun Now: Scouting for Food Looks to Collect 1M pounds on Saturday

Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Venture Scouts and leaders of the Goose Creek District of the National Capital Area Council on Saturday will be collecting non-perishable food items from the front porches of Loudoun residents to help families in need.

The annual Scouting for Food campaign helps stock up area food pantry shelves before the holiday season. 

“These donations could not come at a better time each year. Often, we can start using the Scouts’ food the very next week to restock items such as cereals, peanut butter, canned fruits and vegetables, and meats, such as tuna,” Loudoun Hunger Relief’s Chief Executive Jennifer Montgomery said.

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