Friends of Southwest Library sponsor Manna Food Drive
The Friends of the Southwest Branch Library are sponsoring a Manna Food Drive at Southwest Library during November and December. Southwest will be a drop off location for non-perishable items Monday – Thursday 10am to 8pm, Friday-Saturday 10am to 4pm. The library is located at 12248 Gulf Beach Hwy. in Pensacola. Call 850-453-7780 for more info.
The drive is being coordinated by new Director of Special Projects August Schmidt.
Most Needed Items: Breakfast Foods (individually packaged oatmeal and grits); Canned Fruit (15 oz. can, in natural juice); Spaghetti Sauce or Pasta Sauce (24 oz. can); Plain Spaghetti; Noodles (1 lb. bag); Plain Rice (1 lb. bag); Dried Beans (1 lb. bag)
Peanut Butter (18 oz. container); Canned Chicken (13 oz.); Individual Microwaveable Soups (10-15 oz.)(for backpack programs)
Hormel Compleats (9 oz.)(for backpack programs); Individual Serving Peanut Butters (1.5 oz.)(for backpack programs). Also appreciated are non-perishable food donations. To ensure food safety, please don’t donate rusty or unlabeled cans.