Chattanooga Zaxby's Collecting Non-Perishables For The Homeless Coalition

Thursday, December 12, 2013

The Chattanooga Zaxby’s invites the community to donate non-perishable items on Saturday, from  12-5 p.m. to benefit the Chattanooga Homeless Coalition. 

Zaxby’s is collecting clothes, toys, blankets, hygiene products and canned goods to be donated. Santa will also be in attendance throughout the afternoon to take pictures with children.

Zaxby’s is at 623 Signal Mountain Road, Chattanooga, Tn. 37405, 423 490-9297.

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Ole Man River Just Keeps Rollin

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Roy Exum: It Was Our Tool Shed

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