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Did you know that nearly sixty thousand children are experiencing food insecurity in Hillsborough County?

 

You can help! We're partnering with local elementary schools to provide evening and weekend meals for hungry kids.

 

Take this bag home with you and fill it with some of the kid-friendly food items listed below, then drop it off at a designated location. We'll take care of sorting the food and distributing it to kids and families right here in our community.

 

Thank you for helping us feed the kids!

Breakfast Items:

- Cereal bars, breakfast bars

- Packets of oatmeal, grits

- Boxes of cereal (any size)

Snack Items:

- Fruit cups, pudding cups

- Dried fruit, granola bars

- Crackers, pretzels, popcorn

- Goldfish, Cheez-Its, Oreos

- Fruit snacks (e.g., Welch's)

- Cups of applesauce

Lunch & Dinner Items:

- 1lb bags of rice and pasta

- Jars of spaghetti sauce

- Mac and cheese, ramen

- Cans of soup, SpaghettiOs

- Cans of chicken, tuna

- Canned vegetables

- Small jars of peanut butter

Bonus: purchase a Walmart or Publix gift card to help us fill in the gaps and provide fresh fruit for the kids.

Drop Off Locations:

Limona Village Chapel UMC (408 Limona Rd)

Hugo Schmidt Elementary School (1250 Williams Rd)

HOW TO GIVE

You can support this important work by making a financial donation.

Generally, $1 = one meal for a hungry belly!

To make a financial gift, click the button below.

Select "Pack a Sack" in the drop-down menu.

Designated gifts are not used for operating expenses.