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Leave Your Food Pantry Donations Here
What a blessing to live among such generous people. Thank you to everyone who donates to the Food Pantry.
Listen! the wind is rising, and the air is wild with leaves. We have had our summer evenings, now for October eves. ~Humbert Wolfe, 1936
This month we are highlighting desserts for the Food Pantry. This includes jello and pudding mixes, cake mixes and frosting, pie crust mix and filling. Or packaged cookies, and other sweets that are ready to eat. If you have a craving for them, probably someone else does too.
Here is a full list of items each family receives, each month:
1 breakfast item, 4 cans of vegetables, 1 can beans, 1 package of rice, 1 pasta and sauce, 1 jar of peanut butter, 1 box of crackers, 2 cans of fruit, 1 can of tuna or chicken, 2 cans of soup, 1 dessert, and a pound of meat.
These items are always needed at the Food Pantry. We focus on particular items each month as a way to bring attention to the need: Paper products [toilet paper, paper towels, Kleenex], personal products, boxed cereal, oatmeal, pancake mix, syrup, canned vegetables, rice, pasta and sauce, peanut butter, boxed crackers, canned fruit, canned tuna, canned chicken, boxed tuna and chicken helper, canned soups, jello and pudding mixes, cookies, cake mixes and frosting, pie mix, etc. They also accept laundry detergent, dish soap, shampoo, bath soap.