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November Food Drive at St. Andrews

Many people are struggling with food insecurity both locally and throughout the world, especially during the current pandemic. Here are several ways you can help during our November Food Drive.

Turkey Fund Raiser (November 1st-15th)

Please help by making a financial donation towards the purchase of TURKEYS that will be used to create Thanksgiving Dinner Meals for families in need. The meals will be distributed by “The Cupboard on 54th” food bank on November 18th. You can make a contribution via the donation tab on our website, mail us a check, drop a check into our office mail slot, or use Venmo.

In addition, we will be collecting the extras to complete the meal packages.

Please have the following items donated by November 15:

  • Boxed Stuffing Mix
  • Mashed Potato packets
  • Gravy mix packets  Canned cream of mushroom, cream of celery & cream of chicken

Non-Perishable Food Donations (All of November)

We will also be collecting non-perishable items to be given to local food banks. You can donate these items through the end of November.

  • Canned Meats
  • Peanut butter/jelly (plastic jars please)
  • Instant oatmeal packets
  • Granola bars
  • Dried beans/rice/pasta
  • Canned chili or Stew
  • Canned fruit
  • Baby formula (Canned or Powder)

Items can be placed in the marked boxes located in the back of the Narthex in the Sanctuary during office hours. 9 am-4 pm Monday-Thursday and Friday 9 am-12 noon.

In addition to bringing a food donation, you can also help by making a monetary donation to ELCA World Hunger and help address hunger in other parts of the United States and the World.

Donate right here on our website or online at: Thank you in advance for your generosity!