Thousands of items were given away Saturday morning during the Tamaqua Volunteer group's monthly community giveaway event. Volunteers Warren Jones, top, and Seth Muskett load furniture on the back of a visitor's pickup truck. The next giveaway is scheduled for Saturday, July 27. Drop-off will take place from 8-9 a.m, and giveaway will begin at 9:15 a.m. The event is open to all residents with a 18252 zip code, no matter their income. The coordinator stated that all forms of item donations are accepted and that anyone from anywhere can donate items. For more information, find the event on Facebook or call (570) 668-1234.