The Collingswood Educational Advocacy Group (CEAG) is soliciting community donations for the Panther Pantry, a food bank run by home economics teacher Wendy Heinekin, designed to offset the food insecurity experienced by economically disadvantaged students, a demographic that accounts for 48% of the CHS population according to the 2016-2017 NJ State Performance Report.
The Pantry needs:
- Ready to eat canned goods (not requiring a lot of preparation except heat and serve)
- Carry and go items like granola bars
- Peanut butter
- Personal items like toothpaste, deodorant
Donation drop boxes are located:
Food or dollar store gift cards can be mailed:
c/o the CEAG
P.O. Box 181
Collingswood, NJ 08108
Please feel free to reach out to the CEAG if your business or organization would like to help with this important initiative.
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