"People during the summertime do not send in as much in cash donations as they do at Christmas and the early part of the year and right now the Salvation Army financially is very strapped," he said.
Now, the Salvation Army is asking for the community to donate money or food items. Both perishable and non-perishable food items are accepted.
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