Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Food Drive for Vol State Students

Many of our students need outside assistance to get by. Each year they are helped by the Christmas for the Kids program with presents and a party. Lately, we have also been doing a food drive for those families.

The Employee Relations Food Drive benefits the families from the Christmas for the Kids program run by the Vol State Student Government Association each year. Once all food drive donations are collected, they are sorted and distributed evenly among the families. We are able to provide food for 16-20 families through the Christmas for Kids program each year.

November 9 – December 2
Non-Perishable Food Items
No Glass Please
v Meals: canned meat, stews, soups, tuna, ravioli, lasagna, spaghetti and meatballs, beefaroni, peanut butter, hamburger healper, jerky, etc.
v Grains: cereal, rice, pasta, dried beans, crackers, tortillas, etc.
v Fruits: canned fruit, fruit cups, dried fruit, applesauce, 100% juice and juice boxes, etc.
v Canned Vegetables: carrots, beans, tomatoes, corn, etc.
v Snack Items: pudding, granola bars, fruit snacks, crackers, pop tarts, etc.
v Dry Goods: flour, seasonings, spices, sugar, bisquick, muffin mix, etc.
v Milk Products: powdered, evaporated, shelf-stable milk
v Toiletries

Locations for Food Drive Boxes
Location
Contact Person
Contact number
Caudill 222
Holly Harvey
3253
Gibson Hall 102
Judy Merritt
3743
Great Hall
Lesa Cross
3571
Mattox 101
Jimmy Hargrove
3303
Ramer 101
Rhonda Custer
3545
Wallace 102
Suzanne Hesson
3330
Warf 100
Gayle DeSalles
3524
Warf 126
Regina Pierpaoli
3484
Wood 217
Penny Tucker
3442
Pickel 128
Lynn Peterson
3221

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