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P-R PHOTO/GABE DICKENS Kathy Snow (left), director of development at the United Way of the Adirondack Region, helps Shirley Rose with food products being donated by Rose's employer, Monaghan Medical, for a tri-county food drive organized by the North Country Regional Volunteer Center and run by the United Way during Wednesday's National Day of Service. The nonperishable food items will be donated locally through the JCEO, Catholic Charities of Franklin and the Adirondack Community Action Programs. Recently, area food pantries have not been able to keep up with the demand.