The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

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November 3, 2012

Long list of retailers participating in food drive

Approximately 600 retailers throughout the state are participating in the West Virginia Lottery’s annual “Give and Win Food Drive” that will be conducted Nov. 5-9.

For every nonperishable, canned food donation at any participating West Virginia Lottery retailer, the donor will receive one free West Virginia Lottery promotional ticket, while supplies last.

All food items collected will be distributed by the individual retail locations to local food banks and charities of their choice throughout West Virginia. Expired canned food items will not be accepted.

For a complete listing of participating retailers visit www.WVLottery.com or look for the West Virginia Lottery “Give & Win” listing in newspapers across the state.

WorkForce West Virginia invites veterans to a Recognition Reception from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Greenbrier Valley One Stop in the Shopping Plaza in Fairlea.

Get information about WorkForce West Virginia’s priority services for employment and training for veterans, learn about the many programs for veterans in West Virginia, and join in honoring those who serve and have served.

Refreshments will be served. For more information, call 304-647-7416.

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