Basi Insurance Services will be hosting a food drive in Oakdale to benefit Oakdale Community Sharing. They will be collecting non-perishable food items during regular office hours, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Monday, March 8 through Friday, March 19. The collection will be done at their local office at 1491 E. G St., Oakdale.
Also, they will be hosting a food drive in Manteca to benefit Love, Inc. Manteca. The same hours and dates of collection apply; the Manteca office is at 1000 W. Center St.
As in Oakdale, non-perishable food items are being sought at the Manteca location.
There is a drawing to win a gift basket at each location. To enter the drawing: donate food, fill out a card, place it in the designated vase in the reception area. There will be one drawing per week at each location. The first drawing will be March 15, and the second drawing will be March 22. Winners will be contacted by email and phone as indicated on the card they filled out.