ANNUAL EXTENDED HAND CHARITY CHRISTMAS FOOD DRIVE REQUEST
TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:
THE HOLIDAY SEASON IS SOON APPROACHING. AND, AGAIN THIS YEAR, WE WILL BE PACKING CHRISTMAS FOOD BOXES FOR THE NEEDY IN YOUR LOCAL AREA FREE OF CHARGE
MAILINGS: SENT TO CITIES FROM WHICH NEEDY FAMILIES HAVE REGISTERED FOR HELP.
Each year, area businesses, merchants, professionals, police, fire departments and other City service agencies are selected for the purpose stated below:
MONETARY DONATION $45 for each family - We need your help.
GIFT CERTIFICATE per food basket
Which each family will take to a designated grocery store and purchase turkey or ham, fresh produce, fresh fruits, dairy products, etc.
Per food basket for us to buy fill in items not donated.
Example: 80 cereal may be donated then we buy 220 to make the 300.
LOW INCOME families and single parents with children, seniors & couples
FOOD COLLECTORS SCHOOLS AND SOME LOCAL BUSINESSES.
PER BOX: 65-70 CANNED-BAG-BOX FOOD ITEMS, TOYS, & a certificate.
NAMES CROSS-CHECKED WITH MACOMB County Agencies, Lions & Kiwanis Clubs, fire-police departments, Salvation Army, Good Shepard & other organizations at a November meeting. This allows for more families to be serviced.
Provide hope, joy, encouragement & food to those- in their time of need. Give toys/gifts to children so they will not feel left out.
MAKE A CHECK PAYABLE TO: EXTENDED HAND CHARITY.