Library fines bring lots of donations.
Pioneer Library System’s Food for Fines garners 2.4 tons of donations
The Pioneer Library System has announced its annual Food for Fines promotion has raised 2.4 tons of donations of food for local organizations.
During Food for Fines, PLS cardholders could bring one can, box or bag of non-expired, non-perishable, unopened and undamaged food which was exchanged for $1 credit each on fines, up to a maximum waiver of $20 off an account.
This year’s promotion took place from Nov. 14 through Nov. 23, with staff at each PLS Hometown Library collecting donations from cardholders.
This year’s donation benefactors include:
Blanchard – Blanchard Lions Club
McLoud – Grace Point Church and Outreach
Moore – Brand Senior Center
Newcastle – Newcastle Christian Church Food Bank
Noble – First State Bank, First Baptist Church, Discover Church, Maguire Farm Store
Norman – Salvation Army of Norman
Purcell – McClain County Christmas Collection
Shawnee – Salvation Army of Shawnee
Southwest Oklahoma City – Moore Public Schools Food Pantry
Tecumseh – Pentecostal Church of God
For more information on the programs and services offered at the library, visit or call any PLS Hometown Library or go online to www.justsoyouknow.us.