Week 67 at the Bread House

Week 67 Numbers                       
Bags Collected - 245                    
Bags Given Out - 252                  
Gift cards Given - 0                        
Members Served - 250                

Total Numbers
Bags Collected - 19,599
Bags Given Out - 17,878 (67 tons)
Gift cards Given - 176 ($7,525)
Members Served - 14,170

6 New Visitors - 18 family members
Pic #1: Meet Alford Ramsey; he and his wife Laura are regular volunteers at the Bread House! And no, this isn’t what happens to anyone working at the Bread House! Alford will do anything to get a day off! We can’t wait to have him back! Get well soon, Alford!
Pic #2: Meet Mike. He is a first-time visitor this week. He heard about the Bread House from the Shalimar Library! We average over 200 new families served at the Bread House each month! Great job, Shalimar!

Everyone is welcome to visit the Bread House and offer some help! Our hours are Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm.

Items Always Needed:
Dried beans, Ramen Noodles, and rice (Brown Rice, White Rice, or Yellow Rice)
Canned items (corn, green beans, mixed vegetables, Pinto Beans, Black Beans, Pork N Beans, soups (tomato, chicken noodle and mushroom), Beanie Weenies, tuna, and chicken
Fruit Cups, Cups of Applesauce, Cups of Jell-O and single-serving bags of chips, Peanut Butter and Crackers
Macaroni and Cheese, Peanut Butter and Jelly
Cereal, Grits, and Oatmeal
Toilet Paper, Toothbrushes, Toothpaste, and other personal care items and Paper Towels
Produce-Apples, Oranges, Bananas, Onions, and Potatoes

If you don’t have time to shop, you can donate money to The Bread House by sending a check to SUMC; in the MEMO line, enter “Bread House.”

Questions or want to become a volunteer, contact Janet Norris, 850.598.5399, norrisjanet59@gmail.com  or Pete Peters, 703.395.2437 fpeters1@cox.net, or stop by.

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