The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

December 13, 2013

Cancel fines with food

STAFF REPORT
The Commercial-News

HOOPESTON — Patrons of the Hoopeston Public Library district can pay off their library fines and help a good cause through the “Food for Fines drive.

During the month of December, the library will accept canned goods and non-perishable food items within their expiration dates along with packaged household paper products. Each qualified item or package donated will be worth $1 toward the payment of library fines. Donations are good for overdue material fines only. All items will be donated to the Grant Township Food Cupboard. For details, call the library at 283-6711.