Tuesday, November 26, 2019—As we get ready for the Thanksgiving holiday, this is a common time for people to reflect on what they are thankful for, as they enjoy a delicious meal surrounded by loved ones. There are many families who go without during this holiday and we would like to help those families in need. Syracuse Academy of Science and Citizenship is hosting a Food Drive starting November 25th through December 13th. As we get ready to do our own holiday shopping, please keep an eye out for the following items.
Suggested Items: Boxed Stuffing Mix, Instant Mashed Potatoes in box or packets, Jars of Turkey Gravy or Dried Gravy Mix packets, Canned Yams, Cranberry Sauce, Canned Vegetables (green beans, corn, peas, black eyed peas, beans), Cornbread Mix, Canned pumpkin or Fruit Pie Filling, Pie Crust Mix, Salt & Pepper, Boxed Mac & Cheese, Cream of Mushroom Soup, French Fried Onions, Cake/Brownie Mix & Can of Frosting, Rice, Jar of Jam, Boxes of Jell-O or Pudding Mix, Canned Fruits, Juice, Sparkling Water, Eggnog, Peanut Butter, Paper goods (paper plates, paper towels, napkins), and serving utensils
Please note, we cannot accept any open packages or homemade foods. If you would like to contribute, items can be sent with your student(s) starting November 25th through December 13th.