THROUGH AUG. 19—The Allegheny County Department of Human Services will begin its SummerFood program offering breakfast, lunch and recreational activities for children up to 18 years old and individuals with disabilities at more than 80 sites throughout the county. For a complete list of times and locations, visit http://www.alleghenycounty.us/dhs/food.aspx or call 800-851-3838.
AUG. 20—State Rep. Ed Gainey will host his annual backpack giveaway from 12 to 3 p.m. at Destiny International Ministry, 7061 Lemington Ave. Pittsburgh. Students must reside in the 24th Legislative district, and be present to receive a backpack. Businesses and individuals interested in donating supplies, backpacks or food should contact Gainey’s office at 412-665-5502.