Jan
21

Feeding the Hungry in our Community

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We at Zion UMC feel it is important to help provide for the needy in our community. That is why we are collecting non-perishable food donations for the Salvation Army’s food cupboard on an ongoing basis.

Bring in your donations this Sunday! Donations can be placed in the shopping cart in the Narthex. Thank you for helping us support our community’s needs.

Suggested Donations:

- spaghetti, pizza, pasta and other sauces

- canned vegetables and fruit

- pasta (include fun shapes, such as bow-tie, spirals, penne, etc.)

- canned tuna and salmon

- whole grains, such as wild or brown rice, steel cut or rolled oats

- dried fruits, such as raisins, apples, goji berries, cranberries, prunes, dates, blueberries, apricots, etc.

- whole nuts and seeds, such as pecans, peanuts, almonds, cashews, pumpkin seeds and sunflower seeds

- olive or canola oil

- tea bags (black, green and white tea, or even flavored)

- canned soups (include low-sodium, low-fat varieties)

- dried spices and herbs (basil, cumin, cinnamon, etc.)

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