GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - The Humane Society of South Mississippi is hosting their second annual "Helping homeless people, Helping Pets" event. It kicked off Monday and goes through November 27th.
With each food donation you will receive half off the adoption of a pet. The food will be donated to a local non-profit called Feed my Sheep. Below is a list of things they are looking to collect:
-5lb bag of sugar
-5lb bag of all-purpose flour
-5lb bag of rice
-5lb or greater whole turkey
-5lb or greater whole ham
-10 cans of non-perishable items. These are large cans (usually 96 fluid ounces or three quarts) that can be found at Wal-Mart & Sam's Clubs.
You can find more information on the Humane Society of South Mississippi's website: www.hssm.org