2018 THANKSGIVING BASKET PROJECT
The Outreach Committee of the Duxbury Interfaith Council is planning the preparation of Thanksgiving food baskets to distribute to our less fortunate neighbors. This has become a major community endeavor, and we are asking for your help. We are grateful for your continued support, as there are over 100 recipient families.
HOW TO HELP
DONATIONS OF MONEY: Please make check payable to the Duxbury Interfaith Council and mail to P.O. Box 1161, Duxbury, MA 02331.
DONATIONS OF FOOD: Please drop off all non-perishable items at Holy Family Church, 601 Tremont Street. Drop off times are:
Saturday, Nov. 17th from 9:00 to 12:00 pm
Sunday, Nov. 18th from 12:00 to 2:00 pm.
Non-perishable donations needed:
Canned Goods: Yellow and Green vegetables, Cranberry Sauce, Canned Gravy
Juice: Non-frozen concentrated juice mix
Packaged Dessert Mixes: Quick Bread, Muffins, Brownie, Cake & Frosting Baked Goods: Cookies, Brownies, Squares, Cupcakes, Quick Breads, Pies.
Baked goods should be dropped off on Sunday, Nov. 18th and Monday, Nov. 19th.
**No food donations in glass containers and within expiration dates, please.
PACKING AND SORTING: We are always in need of volunteers. Any amount of time is helpful, and parents are welcome to bring children
Sunday, Nov. 18th from 4:00 until everything is sorted
Monday, Nov. 19th (filling baskets) from 9 a.m to 1 p.m.
BASKET PICK UP AND DELIVERIES: Tuesday, Nov. 20th 9:00-12:00 finish filling baskets. Most recipients pick up their baskets. We need help loading the baskets into cars and drivers willing to deliver baskets on Tuesday, Nov. 20th from 12:00 – 4:00 pm (Strong adults only, please) Deliveries begin at 1:00 pm.