Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 10:45 AM

Regional Food Drive: Winter Festival Events

image of food drive donations

The municipalities of St. John’s, Conception Bay South, Mount Pearl, Paradise, Portugal Cove-St. Philip's, and Torbay are holding a regional food drive throughout the month of February during winter festival events.
 
In response to the recent fire at the Community Food Sharing Association warehouse, residents are encouraged to help re-stock the food bank by donating non-perishable food items when attending a community event in February.

All municipal events are listed online:

The Community Food Sharing Association stocks food banks throughout the province, commonly needed items include: 

Peanut Butter
Cheese Whiz
Macaroni and Cheese
Canned Beans
Canned Soup and Stew          
Dried Pasta, Noodles & Rice
Pasta Sauce
Canned Meat and Fish
Beans and Legumes
Canned Vegetables and Fruit
Canned/Powdered Milk
Breakfast Cereal
Baking Supplies

Participate in the regional food drive and show your support on social media using #nlfooddrive.
Donations to the Community Food Sharing Association can also be made online.