The Joe Barr American Legion Post 194 in Mason donated $500 this week to benefit needy families this holiday season.
Jerry Behymer made the donation Monday on behalf of the post to the city’s Hope for the Holidays program.
The program, coordinated by Mason city employees in partnership with the Mason Food Pantry, provides food assistance and gift donations for struggling Mason families.
Cash and gift card donations are still needed. To donate, call 513-229-8507 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Non-perishable food donations can be dropped off at the Mason Food Pantry at 406 Fourth Ave., Mason. Cash donations are accepted online at www.masonfoodpantry.org.