FINAL COUNT of Zimbabwe Food Buckets collected within the Wytheville District.
With the last of the buckets loaded this AM in Wytheville, the final count is:
Picked up at Dublin: 228
Picked up at Hillsville: 176
Picked up at Wytheville: 218
GRAND TOTAL: 622
At an estimated value (including shipping) of $30 each, that means the Wytheville District has contributed food and buckets valued at approx. $18,660. And, with an approximate weight of 26 pounds for each filled bucket, that means that a load of 16,172 pounds , or just over 8 TONS were hauled to Conference for Wytheville District – all handled and loaded one bag of sugar, flour, etc. at a time by hands in our District.