Fill the Pantry Food Drive

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Northminster Nursery School is again collecting canned and packaged foods to benefit our neighbors at Hillside Pantry. Please bring shelf-stable canned or packaged food from the list below, that expires no earlier than 6 months. Bags/boxes can be dropped off at the door when you bring your children to school, or with their classroom teachers. We are collecting until December 18th.

Hillside Pantry is located just around the corner in NW Evanston. They’ve grown from a handful of volunteers serving a few dozen patrons to a team of over 90 volunteers serving over 1,200 people twice monthly. For more information about Hillside Pantry, visit www.hillsidepantry.org.

Requested Items:

BOXED ITEMS: 1 lb packages/boxes of spaghetti or other dried pasta, pancake mix, cereal, oatmeal, instant oatmeal (packets in box)

CANNED ITEMS: Vegetables, soup, fruit, tomatoes (chopped, puree, crushed, sauce)

PLASTIC CONTAINER ITEMS (PLEASE – NO GLASS JARS): Pasta sauce, peanut butter, jelly/jam, syrup, parmesan cheese

BIRTHDAY KIT (Place these items in a plastic bag): 1 box of cake mix, 1 can of frosting, 1 package of birthday candles

PLEASE DO NOT donate soda, juice, other beverages, candy, potato chips, packaged sweets, crackers, flour, sugar or other baking items.

Thank you for your generous donations!

 

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