The Thanksgiving Food Drive is Here!
Category : School Events
Our annual Thanksgiving Food Drive is here! Each year, we come together with the entire CVUSD and partner with Castro Valley Outreach to provide much needed food and cheer to over 150 CV families in need. Each grade level is requested to bring any of the following non-perishable and unexpired items to school from Monday, November 9th to Friday, November 20th.
Stuffing (box or bag)
Gravy (can or jar)
Canned green beans
Canned mixed vegetables
Canned ham 5lb.
Aluminum roasting pans
*Please check expiration dates as expired food cannot be accepted!
The balance of the menu is perishable and will be purchased by our Castro Valley Outreach volunteers. To create a well-rounded holiday meal for our families, we also need gift cards in any denomination from Safeway, Lucky or Trader Joe’s. Please leave gift cards in the Office for safe keeping. Anyone wishing to write a check to “Castro Valley Outreach” can also leave the check in the Office. Cash donations are tax deductible and you will receive a thank you letter.
What a great way to show our children what we all have to be thankful for. Reach out and help others. Give what is right not what is left!
- Friday November 13 – Friday, November 20, Lunch Recess: Food sorting by parents and Kids Care Club, in MPR
- Friday, November 20, 1:00 – 4:30: Parent volunteers NEEDED with trucks, minivans or SUVs to deliver collection to Mormon Church (Seven Hills & Almond).
- Monday & Tuesday, November 23 & 24, 9:00 – Noon: Sort, box and distribute baskets at Mormon Church in CV
Please sign up using the link above.
Happy Holidays and Thanks for Your Generous Support!