Edward Jones offices join in food bank drive

Ten branch offices of Edward Jones in the Grand Valley will serve as collection points during October for an annual drive for the Western Slope Food Bank of the Rockies.

The offices will offer barrels in which to collect nonperishable canned and boxed foods as well as paper and personal care products and pet food. For more information about the drive, contact Jim Roland at 245-2869.

The Western Slope Food Bank of the Rockies works with nearly 200 hunger relief programs across the region and during the last fiscal year distributed more than 3.3 million pounds of food.

Headquartered in St. Louis, Edward Jones offers a range of financial services to individual investors across the United States. For more information, visit www.edwardjones.com.