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. The volunteers at the pantry, located at St. Agnes Church, poured their hearts into packing bags for those in need on Monday morning. Linda Young, the organizer, estimated that they would distribute around 275 bags of food over the course of the day.
The community support and dedication to helping those less fortunate was evident in the team’s efforts. The bags of food packed by the volunteers would go on to make a significant difference for many families during the holiday season. The mission of the Lake Placid Ecumenical Food Pantry to provide food security to the community has been a crucial aspect of their work. Volunteers like Bernie Clarke and Linda Young have been instrumental in their ability to provide support to those in need. This demonstration of care and generosity has made a significant impact on the lives of many families in the Lake Placid area.