Thanksgiving Share

Pack-A-Sack Sunday
November 8

It's time to grab a bag and shopping list for Thanksgiving Share! Pack-a-Sacks will be given out on November 1. Bring them back by Sunday, November 8, to help us collect 500 bags in just one week!

About Thanksgiving Share

To help families in our area enjoy a great Thanksgiving dinner, in the weeks leading up to Thanksgiving, people hit their grocery stores with a shopping list and bag in tow and "pack a sack" for Thanksgiving Share.

On the Saturday before Thanksgiving, volunteers distribute the bags, along with some additional items, to families who have pre-registered at the Spend Yourself Food Pantry.

Location: Columbia @ Crossroads
3245 Glen Carlyn Rd, Falls Church VA 22041 (same as the Spend Yourself® Food Pantry)

Date: Saturday, November 21, 2015

Time: 8:00–11:30am (Walk-ins accepted from 11:45am–12noon)

Shopping List

Cranberry sauce (14 – 16oz., canned)
Gravy (10 – 11oz., canned or jarred)
Stuffing (~6 oz., boxed or equivalent)
Brownie mix (~20 oz.)
Mashed Potatoes (~14 oz., boxed or equivalent)
2 Chicken Broth (14 – 16 oz., canned or equivalent)

Volunteers, Register Here!

We have lots of opportunities to make a difference leading up to the Thanksgiving Share event on November 21 and on the day of. November 21 volunteers can serve from 7:30 - 10:30am, 10:00am - 12:30pm, or both! Plan to attend a training session and walk through on Friday evening, November 20th at 5:30pm.

Scroll through the volunteer opportunities and sign up for the one that works best for you.

For more information, contact Rachel Eckard or Becky Mancuso.