The schools have resumed collection of non-perishable single serve food items. You can continue to send in money donations. Ruth's Harvest will then purchase the food items needed and distribute the food to the children. Checks made out to "Ruth's Harvest" can be mailed to: Ruth's Harvest Gettysburg, PO Box 4771, Gettysburg, PA 17325.
Backpack Buddies is a ministry we are supporting to help local children who get reduced lunches at the local schools. Single serve food items will be collected through out the school year and then distributed to children on the weekends. Additional information is posted in the foyer.
Some suggested single food items: Chef Boyardee cups, mac & cheese, kid-friendly soup,ramen noodles, applesauce/pears/ peaches fruit cups, pudding cups, jello cups, microwave popcorn, crackers, peanut butter to go, juice boxes, cereal, oatmeal, poptarts, 100-calorie snacks, Teddy Grahams, Animal Crackers, raisins, chips, pretzels, granola bars, cookies, apples, shelf stable milk.
All our donations go to the Ruth Harvest's program in Gettysburg.
If you want to volunteer to help pack and distribute the back packs, please talk with Pastor George.
Additional information at their website: https://ruthsharvestgettysburg.org