WHVR’s 31st Annual Hanover Foods Feed-A-Friend Marathon, an on-air program to support New Hope’s Food Program in the greater Hanover community, will take place Thursday, December 8 between 12:00 and 8:00pm, and Friday, December 9 between 8:00am and 4:00pm on WHVR 1280 AM. The goal is to raise 128,000 cans and awareness for New Hope Ministries’ Hanover Food Program.
Businesses, schools, organizations and individuals can support the marathon by organizing a food drive to collect canned and non-perishable food items (see most-needed list below!).
During the marathon, the community is encouraged to listen and call into the radio station at 637-0052 to make an on-air pledge.
Or, drop-off or mail your check payable to New Hope Ministries to:
New Hope Ministries
135 Baltimore Street
Hanover, PA 17331
Listen to our Hour Hosts!
- Feed-A-Friend is all about raising pledges to help our neighbors in need in Hanover while having the phones ring off the hook!!
- Those appearing on-air with us WANT YOU TO CALL THEM so they can raise the most cans and money during their hour. Which Hour Host will raise the most pledges in their hour? Only YOU can make it happen! Click here to see who’s signed-on as Hour Hosts!
- Let’s get social! Follow Feed-A-Friend on social media on our Facebook Page and Twitter! Use #FAFHanover to find us faster!
In addition to Hanover Foods, sponsors include Camping World, Cooper Motors Lincoln, Hanover Hospital, and McDonald’s of Hanover, Gettysburg, Littlestown and New Oxford.
This year’s most-needed items for our food pantry include canned fruit, canned meat, soup, cereal, peanut butter, personal care items and household cleaners.
- New Hope Ministries in Hanover at 135 Baltimore Street
- Hanover Foods Outlet Store in Hanover on Wilson Avenue
- Camping World in Hanover at 2100 Baltimore Pike
- McDonald’s in Hanover on Baltimore Street, Carlisle Street, and Eisenhower Drive
- McDonald’s in Gettysburg on Steinwehr Avenue and York Road
- McDonald’s in New Oxford on York Road (Route 30)
- McDonald’s in Littlestown on North Queen Street
We’re also partnering with Rocky 98.5FM to accept donations through several LIVE remote drop-off locations around York and Adams Counties the days leading-up to Feed-A-Friend. Thanks to those who stopped-by McDonald’s in Hanover and New Oxford to make a gift!
You can also donate online by clicking here.