The Sussex County Social Services Food Pantry is dangerously low on donated items required to help feed our neighbors. The Hopatcong Borough Police Department will be assisting the Sussex County Social Services Thanksgiving Food Drive to help collect food donations for Sussex County residents in need of assistance this holiday season. We are asking the public for help in making donations of frozen turkeys, hams, and lasagna along with non-perishable food items to “STUFF THE BUS”.
All donations will be provided to the Sussex County Social Services Food Pantry, which provides food to residents in need within Sussex County and weekend meals for children involved in school free lunch programs.
“STUFF THE BUS” will take place on Saturday, November 21st, 2020 from 8:00am – 5:00pm and Sunday, November 22nd, 2020 from 8:00am – 3:00pm in front of the Byram Shop-Rite where food and cash donations will be accepted. COVID-related protocols will be in effect and masks will be worn by all volunteers.
The Hopatcong Borough Police Department will also be accepting food donations at police headquarters at 111 River Styx Rd., Hopatcong from Monday, November 16th, 2020 through Sunday, November 22nd, 2020.
Non-perishable foods, peanut butter, and jelly, canned meals such as chili, beef stew, tuna, etc., mac and cheese, spaghetti/sauce, soups, canned vegetables and fruits, instant potatoes/rice, pancake mix, kid-friendly snacks such as granola bars, fruit snacks, etc., baby food, pet foods, and personal hygiene products such as toothpaste, shampoo, etc.
Thank you to everyone for the assistance and support!
|Event Date||11-21-2020 8:00 am|
|Event End Date||11-21-2020 5:00 pm|
|Location||ShopRite of Byram|