Beckley., (WOAY) – One Beckley dealership is asking the community to come together to help feed local children,as they aim to fill their pickup truck with food.
Sheets Automotive is holding donations for their peanut butter and jelly drive. The dealership teamed up with a local church and will be making peanut butter and jelly sandwiches to provide to Raleigh County students in their weekly backpack programs. Sheets Automotive has also offered to match the number of donated items.
Gary Sheets from Sheets Automotive said, “There’s over 750 kids in Raleigh County that go home on the weekends hungry so along with United Methodist Church here in Beckley, we want to find a way to send those kids home with something to eat for the weekends.”
Sheets Automotive is asking that all jars donated be plastic. To drop your items off stop by Sheets Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep and Ram in Beckley. They’re located at 250 Auto Plaza Dr.