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Opportunity until Nov. 30 to participate in the on-line Seattle Public Safety Survey This survey is conducted by Seattle University under contract with the Seattle Police Department. The purpose is to solicit feedback on public safety and security concerns from those who live and/or work in Seattle. The survey is accessible in several languages at http://publicsafetysurvey.org.

Annual drive to benefit the University District Food Bank. Collection barrels will be available Dec. 2 to 18 at Grand Central Baking Co. (1616 Eastlake Ave. E.), Lake Union Mail (117 E. Louisa St.), Pete’s Super (58 E. Lynn St.), Sebi’s Bistro (3242 Eastlake Ave.), and the Washington State Employees Credit Union (1500 Fairview Ave. E). Needed food items include canned fruit, chicken, tuna, and salmon; soups and stews; peanut or other nut butters; shelf stable milk and alternatives; cereal; cooking oil; and baby formula. Also needed are toiletries (bar soap, deodorant, toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, toilet paper, safety razors, shaving cream, etc.), diapers (especially for older babies), reusable shopping bags, and pet food. Funds are also needed. To donate on-line: www.udistrictfoodbank.org. Or checks made out to UDFB may be mailed or dropped off c/o ECC to Lake Union Mail, 117 E. Louisa St. #1, Seattle, WA 98102-3278. For questions: info@eastlakeseattle.org. Thanks for helping the less fortunate!

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