Headed to the Grocery Store? Don't Forget to Shop for our MDUSD HOPE Pantry Food Drive Starting Monday!
Fri, Mar 15 1:53pm
Walnut Acres Elementary
 
Food Drive benefiting MDUSD HOPE Pantry: 
March 18-22, 2019
 
Please help us collect nonperishable Open and Eat food items for the MDUSD HOPE Food Pantry.  

Drop off your items in thecollection bins in front of the school office  Monday March 18th thru Friday March 22nd. Items needed include:

  • Juice Boxes, Capri Suns                           
  • Bottled Water
  • Granola Bars
  • Raisins
  • Cookies
  • Breakfast Bars
  • Pop Tarts
  • Fruit Rollups or Fruit Snacks
  • Peanut Butter or Cheese Crackers
  • Jerky
  • Trail Mix
  • Nuts
  • Fruit or Pudding Cups
  • Cup-A-Noodles
  • Peanut Butter and Jelly
  • Instant Soups
  • Instant Mac & Cheese
  • Hot Chocolate Packet (just add water)
  • Instant Oatmeal Packet (just add water)
  • Tuna/Crackers (ready to eat containers)

Canned foods are also welcome, but as some families lack access to kitchens please focus on “Open and Eat” items.

We also need volunteers (adults and students) to assist in sorting donations before HOPE staff picks them up.  Watch for the Konstella announcement to sign-up to volunteer to sort donations.

MDUSD Homeless Outreach Program for Education (HOPE) is a district-wide program serving legally homeless children and their families. HOPE offers assistance with transportation to/from school, meals, and assistance to obtain health care and needed services. The Food Pantry provides food for many families in need within our school district. 

Questions? Contact Sandie Dudley, Community Service Drive Chair communityservice@walnutacrespfc.net