Thank you for participating in the Here 2 Help food drive! Your generosity is greatly appreciated by the many families receiving this food aid. To date this group of B-CC high school students and parents have made over 2,300 deliveries of groceries totaling more than 66,000 pounds of food to families and neighbors in Montgomery County.
If you would like to make a food donation, please use this sign up to let us know. You can either purchase the suggested non-perishible items listed below and put together one or more PRE-FILLED GROCERY BAGS, or you can donate OTHER ITEMS IN BULK separately (separate list of suggested items below). If specific items are especially needed in any given week, they will be noted below in a separate slot on the sign up.
Please deliver all donations to: 3800 Dresden Street in Kensington, any day and anytime between 8am and 8pm (you can leave donations on the covered front porch or in front of the garage door).
Suggestions for PRE-FILLED GROCERY BAG:
-2 cans chicken or fish
-1 jar peanut or other nut butter and 1 fruit preserves
-2 cans beans (or 1 bag dried)
-1 box pasta and 1 pasta sauce
-1 bag rice or other grain
-2 cans vegetables
-1 can/jar fruit or applesauce
-2 cans/boxes soup
-1 shelf stable or boxed milk
-1 box breakfast cereal or oatmeal
-A few other family-friendly kitchen staples (i.e., mayonnaise, cooking oil, coffee/tea, juice, spices, dressing, other condiments)
-A few child friendly snacks/treats (nuts, granola bars, chips, crackers, cookies)
Suggestions for ITEMS IN BULK:
-any of the food items listed above
-toiletries such as soap/hand soap, toothpaste/toothbrushes, shampoo/conditioner, body lotion, and feminine hygiene products
HOW TO VOLUNTEER/OTHER WAYS TO HELP:
If you would like to volunteer to make deliveries, donate money, help recruit donors and volunteers, or would like more information, please visit www.here2helpmc.com
|| Camellia Jacobs