Neighbors in Need, The Daily News’ holiday season drive to help feed the needy, has reached $20,325.
The drive began on Thanksgiving and continues through New Year’s Day.
During the drive, TDN collects monetary donations and gives every penny to the Longview St. Vincent de Paul and the Salvation Army.
The newspaper pays all administrative costs.
Neighbors in Need has raised more than $1.27 million since it began in 1987. Last year, the annual drive collected $59,504. This year’s goal is $60,000.
The latest donations:
$250: Cheryl and Bruce Konop in memory of Eric Konop, Frank Konop, Bob and Leanna Harrison, and Ray Bean.
$100: Dwight and Lynn Covel in memory of our parents, Dale and Florence Covel, and Val and Edith Glaser; and Diane Dick in memory of my mother.
$60: Three Rivers Golf 9-Hole Ladies.
$50: anonymous in appreciation of Denny’s waitress Stephanie; and anonymous in memory of my parents, brother and sister.