October Meal-a-month: Phoenix Rising Foundation

October’s Meal-a-Month supports The Phoenix Rising Foundation, an organization that operates a good pantry at the Shields Township office. They appreciate donations by individuals and community organizations to assist residents experiencing temporary financial difficulties or who are on fixed incomes and hard-pressed to make ends meet. Please find a list of supplies below, or a printed copy in the church office, and drop of donations by Monday, October 15. Thank you for your generosity!

  • What’s Needed:
  • Fruit
  • Graham Crackers
  • Non-sugared cereal
  • Almond milk, powdered milk
  • Ramen noodles
  • Spaghetti sauce
  • Tomato sauce and pasta
  • Canned tuna, canned chicken
  • Soup – particularly “meal” variety, broth and chicken noodle
  • Rice
  • Vegetables
  • Peanut butter, jelly/jam
  • Hamburger helper, tuna helper, etc.
  • Pancake mix
  • Maple syrup
  • Tea, coffee, drink mixes
  • Cake and muffin mixes

Phoenix Rising Foundation is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization under IRS regulations and is registered with the Illinois Secretary of State’s Office and the Office of the Illinois Attorney General.