Chocolate MINT Foundation
Nothing brings people together and remind us all to be thankful like Thanksgiving!
Each year The Chocolate MINT Foundation and Desoto Food Pantry's Holiday Food Initative, Desoto Gives Thanks, provides turkeys, and box of groceries for families to take home and prepare a traditional Thanksgiving meal. Desoto Gives Thanks has provided over 15,000 meals to families and churches in the community-we could not do this without our wonderful and dedicated partners and volunteers. The COVID-19 pandemic impacted several of our neighbors rendering them jobless and food insecurities. Help us help our neighbors in need. Sign up to Volunteer!
Here are some of the ways you can give back during Desoto Gives Thanks distribution:
- Offload items from truck, stage items in warehouse, assemble boxes.
- Sort and bag produce, prep boxes.
- Distribute boxes to the homebound elderly.
- Set up Carline, stage items for drive-thru distribution.
- Distribute items to families through touchless drive-thru distribution
In order to protect our volunteers, staff, and meal recipients during, we will be following all COVID-19 safety guidelines like maintianing social distance, wearing appropriate face covering, and washing their hands. In order to limit the spead of COVID-19, any individuals who are running a fever, are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, or who have had close contact with somoenoe who has or is believed to have COVID-19 will be prohibited from volunteering.
|| Felicia Frazier