Posted on November 6, 2017
HOPE Outreach Center Thanksgiving Basket Food Drive, November 3-16
The Town of Davie is partnering with HOPE Outreach Center to host a Thanksgiving Basket Food Drive from Friday, November 3 through Thursday, November 16, 2017. The food donated will be distributed to needy families and will provide them with a Thanksgiving dinner this year.
HOPE Outreach Center is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that develops and provides services that impact the quality of life for individuals and families in our community. HOPE Outreach Center is a local approach to meeting the needs of our residents by providing better access and expanding our level of service.
The following items are suggestions to be included in each Thanksgiving Basket. This list and additional information can be found on their website.
1- (15oz) can of mixed vegetables
1- (15oz) can of corn
2- (15oz) cans of black beans
2- (14.5oz) cans of green beans
1- (40oz) can of yams
2- (12oz) cans of turkey gravy
2- (14oz) cans of cranberry sauce
1- (26.7oz) box of instant mashed potatoes
1- (3lb) bag of white rice
2- (6oz) bags of stuffing
1- (6Pack) individual apple sauce cups
1 – bag of cookies
1- family size can of fruit cocktail
1- box of crackers (saltines, ritz, etc.)
1- (15.7oz) family size container of Tea/Lemonade Mix
$30 gift card for a turkey
We ask that you follow the food list provided and make no substitutions. We want all our families to receive the same special feast. If you can't purchase all the items on the list, please donate whatever you can. Gift cards to supermarkets and financial contributions of any size are always appreciated.
The following Town locations will accept donations Monday - Friday beginning on Friday, November 3 through Thursday, November 16, 2017.
|Location||Address||Hours of operation|
|Davie Police Department||1230 S. Nob Hill Road||9 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
|Davie Fire Rescue /Public Works Administration||6901 Orange Drive||8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
|Davie Town Hall (Administration-Bldg. A)||6591 Orange Drive||8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
|Davie Pine Island Multipurpose Center||3801 S. Pine Island Road||8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
For information about HOPE Outreach Center, please call 954-321-0909 or visit http://hopeoutreachfl.org. For information about the Town of Davie’s Thanksgiving Basket drop off locations, please call Leona Henry at 954-797-1035 or [email protected] or Ker’Shyra Myrick at 954-797-1102 or [email protected].