Hudson Community Service Association food pantry, 7855 Stow Road, is open to receive donations every Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. and every Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon.

It is open for distribution the fourth Saturday of every month from 1 to 2:30 p.m. for residents in need within the district that meet the poverty level, or are on the school lunch program or food stamps.

HCSA has a "Helping Hand" program that assists residents living within the Hudson School District meeting the same criteria to prevent utility shut-offs, eviction and supplies clothing for children.

For more information, call 330-671-9457 Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monetary donations may be made to HCSA, Box 1472, Hudson, OH 44236.