Man donating canned food to food drive pantry

From November 1 – 26, FFC Oak Park will be hosting a food drive for local non-profit New Moms. New Moms believes in the strength, ability, and potential of all families to pursue and achieve their goals. New Moms partners with young moms and their kids in a “2-Generation” approach that puts moms in the drivers’ seat as they build strong families. They provide support to participants in 3 major areas: housing, job training, and family support.

If you would like to donate to the food drive, please bring new, unwrapped, unopened and unexpired items to the lobby of FFC Oak Park. We can make the greatest impact by collecting the following items at our food drive:

  • Peanut Butter
  • Canned Beans/Baked Beans
  • Canned Tuna
  • Canned Chicken
  • Canned Fruit
  • Canned Vegetables (especially tomatoes)
  • Canned Chicken Noodle or Tomato Soup (no vegetable)
  • Canned Chili
  • Canned Pastas (Spaghetti-O’s, ravioli, etc.)
  • Spaghetti Sauce
  • Enfamil Baby Formula (yellow, purple, or salmon cans)
  • Granola Bars
  • Applesauce
  • Pedialyte
  • Juice Drinks
  • Nursery Water (for mixing formula)
  • Boxed Mac & Cheese
  • Oatmeal
  • Cereal
  • Pancake Mix
  • Pretzels
  • Cheese & Cracker Dipping Packs