NOVEMBER FOOD PANTRY COLLECTION
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2018
THEME: DRESS AS YOUR FAVORITE BOOK CHARACTER OR MOVIE CHARACTER
Thank you for your October donations! Your October collection totaled 5,851 items. This September was the busiest in the past 4 years with 258 family visits, consisting of 707 family members to whom we distributed 1,649 shopping bags of food. As you might expect November is our busiest month of the year. Last November we served 322 families, an all-time record.
#1 Can and/or Boxed Broth (beef, chicken and vegetable) and gravy
#2 Cereals — all types (hot and cold)!!!
#3 Pasta: All types. Some lasagna noodles always appreciated.
#4 Canned Soup —Progresso & Campbell’s Chunky soups, Healthy Choice soups, Cream of Mushroom soup, and other “cream of” soups
#5 Flavored rice, scalloped potato, Hamburger Helper, taco shells — BOXES preferred
#6 Condiments (i.e., salad dressing, salsa, mayo, pickles, olives, mustard)
#7 Plastic sandwich bags!!!
#8 CHUNKY peanut butter
#9 Instant hot cocoa mixes and boxes of tea bags
#10 Jars of tomato sauce and cans of tomato paste
#11 Baked beans
#12 Canned vegetables
#13 Cake & Brownie mixes
#14 Any other non-expired items you choose contribute are also welcome.
PLEASE NO STUFFING OR PUMPKIN, since we’ll have only one shopping day between receiving your donations and Thanksgiving!!
Please do not send any brown paper bags this month.