Update: Change in a Can is now over and we have collected over 500 cans; PTL! A huge thank you to everyone who supported this food drive.
Redeemer's 2016 Thanksgiving Food Drive is Here
Announcing Change in a Can, Redeemer's 2016 Thanksgiving Food Drive! We are so excited to be kicking off this year's food drive, which runs from now through October 8. Our goal this year is to collect 500 cans.
As with previous years, we will be donating these cans to the Agincourt Community Services Association (ACSA). With your help, the ACSA will distribute these cans to those in the local community in need. To learn more about ACSA and their mission, please visit their website at agincourtcommunityservices.com.
Where to Drop Off Your Cans
You can bring cans to the CO on Saturdays, and to Mary Ward LINC on Sundays.
Please consider giving foods that are healthy and that you would enjoy eating at home.
Here are some suggested giving ideas:
For food safety reasons, we are unable to accept:
Tracking Our Progress
We will be going apple picking for Thanksgiving! Please join us at Country Apple Orchard Farm on Saturday, October 8 at 10 AM. We will then head to the CO to have lunch together and make apple turnovers.
Don't forget the Thanksgiving food drive.
Change in a Can runs from September 24 to October 8. Please remember to bring a can or two with you to the CO.
Country Apple Orchard Farm
Country Apple Orchard Farm is located at 3105 16th Sideroad West, King City. Admission is $3 per adult, but the admission fee is waived if you pick 5+ lbs. per person (at $1.99/lb).
For more information, please visit the Country Apple Orchard Farm website at http://www.countryapple.ca/.
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