Big Give is September 16th. Churches and other businesses throughout the community will be participating in this event and we would love any additional community support. Feel free to shop wherever you like! Your donations make a difference! Drop off items anytime at our shelter located at 303 E. Oakland Ave. in Bloomington. THANK YOU!
The following list will help Home Sweet Home Ministries and Midwest Food Bank provide a Thanksgiving meal to approximately 2,000 local families and will supply the Bread for Life Food Co-op with needed items for co-op members to access.
Food Drive Shopping List
Canned cream of mushroom soup
Canned cranberry sauce
Canned French fried onions
Boxed pie crust mix
Turkey gravy packets (no jars)
Flour (up to 5 lb. bags)
Sugar (up to 4 lb. bags)
Cooking oil (up to 48 oz.)
Our friends at Hy-Vee have provided us with the following prices for items by the caseload:
A tremendous THANK YOU to all of our church partners!
Can't make it out for Big Give on September 16th? We are encouraging churches, organizations, businesses, and individuals to host food drives for Home Sweet Home and Midwest Food Bank. If anyone is interested in hosting a food drive, please contact Home Sweet Home Ministries' Chief Operating Officer, Matt Burgess, at 309-828-7356 ext. 222. THANK YOU!
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