Editor’s note: This article was initially published in The Daily Gazette, Swarthmore’s online, daily newspaper founded in Fall 1996. As of Fall 2018, the DG has merged with The Phoenix. See the about page to read more about the DG.
The Swarthmore Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is sponsoring a canned food and monetary donation collection for the Bernardine Center in Chester, Pa. through Thursday, December 15.
Collection boxes for non-perishable food items are located in various places around campus. There is also a money collection box at Sharples during meal times throughout the drive.
The Bernadine Center provides a helping hand to low-income Chester-area residents by distributing emergency or supplemental food and supplies.