Almost Home is collecting donations, through the Zion Lutheran Church community, for their 18th Annual Thanksgiving Meal Food Drive. The Men’s BBQ & Bible Study group will be collecting the food and donations for this Food Drive. Men from the BBQ & Bible Study will be in the Church’s Narthex before and after every Saturday and Sunday Service between October 19th (Saturday) through November 17th (a Sunday). Last year Almost Home provided meals to over 325 families in our community and they anticipate a greater need this year.
Ways Zion Members Can Help:
Food Donation:Below is a list of the food donation items that are needed:
- Stove Top Stuffing
- Gravy (packets, jars, cans)
- Canned Cranberry Sauce
- Canned Yams
- 1 lb. bag of rice (white or brown)
- 1 lb. bag of beans (any variety)
- Cake Mix (spice or pumpkin)
- Frosting (cream cheese or vanilla)
Bring your actual food items to the man or men in the Narthex that are collecting the food.
King Soopers Gift Cards ($15) Almost Home provides each family with a $15 King Soopers gift card to purchase their turkey. A Zion member can purchase a $15 King Soopers Gift Card and give it to the Men’s BBQ & Bible Study individual at the Narthex collection site who will turn over the gift cards to Almost Home to distribute.
(The “Dip Jar will not be available this weekend, Nov. 26 & 27)
Donations of $20 will help to cover the cost of one complete meal box and give Almost Home the ability to purchase a gift card for a turkey and buy all of the above food donations for one of the boxes. This donation can be cash, check or “Dip Jar” credit card.