York City Mayor Kim Bracey will announce the Make A Difference Day Community Challenge for the city of York at 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Salvation Army parking lot, encouraging the community to donate nonperishable food items for families in need within the community during October.

People can donate items at York City Hall, 101 S. George St.; or York City Police Department, 50 W. King St., in the designated Salvation Army boxes. Bracey will present the Salvation Army with items Saturday, Oct. 27.