Did you know?
Of those who visit Minnesota food shelves:
To help alleviate hunger in the Twin Cities, the Office of Academic Affairs will sponsor a food drive from Wednesday, April 14, through Friday, April 23.
The goal for the spring food drive is to raise $404 and collect 1,205 pounds of food. If this goal is achieved, the results for 2009-10 will be double that of 2008-09.
Collection boxes will be located throughout the St. Paul and Minneapolis campuses. Donations will be given to the Keystone Community Services Midway Food Shelf. Checks can be made out to Keystone Community Services. In addition to gifts of food and money, meals from meal plans can be donated.
The most needed food items are:
Also needed are personal care items:
Meal-plan meal donations will be taken during lunch and dinner on Wednesday, April 21, outside the Student Dining Hall in Murray-Herrick Campus Center, and on Thursday, April 22, at The Grill.
Collection box locations:
For more information, e-mail Kathryn Pogin.