Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Loaves & Fish Food Drive

October 28

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00am, repeating until November 3, 2019

Loaves and Fish Food Drive
Food Donation Dates:
Sundays, September 15 through November 3
Food Distribution Dates:
Friday, November 8 (10:30 am to 3:00 pm)  and  Saturday, November 9 (10:00 am to 4:00 pm)
The food collected will be distributed to a target population of  seniors, seniors who are caretakers of grandchildren, single/joint custody fathers, and veterans. We will be accepting donations of the following non-perishable food items (i.e. canned vegetables, canned meats, dry goods) and hygiene items (i.e. tooth paste, tooth brushes, soap, deodorant, feminine napkins). A more specific list of items needed can be picked up in the church lobby. On each of the donation dates listed, there will be boxes by the church elevator for you to place your items in. No expired items please.
Fish & Loaves Ministry Food Donation Items
Canned tuna, salmon, ham, chicken, turkey or beef
Peanut butter and jelly
Cold cereals
Oatmeal
Grits
Beans – dried or canned
Macaroni and cheese
Boxed Meals
Pasta and Pasta sauces
Noodles (all types)
Rice – white and brown (large)
Fruit juice
Coffee, tea, and drink mix
Canned Fruit, vegetables and soup
Sugar (large)
Flour (large)
Ketchup, Mustard, Mayonnaise, Relish
Crackers
Cookies
 Items for Children                                                                               Hygiene Items
Macaroni & Cheese                                               Tooth Paste
Alphabet Soup                                                       Tooth Brushes
Non-perishable pudding and fruit packs         Soap/Body Wash
Applesauce                                                             Shampoo/Conditioner
Cereal bars                                                              Deodorant
Cup Cakes                                                               Face Cloths
Juice Boxes                                                              Feminine Napkins/Pads
Crackers and cheese individual packs
Volunteers are needed to help sort, gather, bag and distribute the food. Men are especially needed for lifting and distribution of food. Please sign-up in Fellowship Hall.  Your support with this ministry will be greatly appreciated!
For further information contact:  Victoria Coleman at (301) 270-8192

Details

Date:
October 28
Event Categories:
, , ,