A Series of Giving: NEDC Annual Giving Drive, Thursday evening, December 6

The Northeast District Council, comprised of community councils from northeast Seattle, is holding their annual December Food & Clothing Drive at this Thursday’s meeting, December 6 from¬†7-9 PM at Wedgwood Presbyterian Church. The drive will collect food for the University District Food Bank, Roots Young Adult Shelter, and Sanctuary (art center for street youth). ¬†More information is on the image to the right.

Donations will be accepted at Thursday’s meeting, 7-9PM, in the Fireside Room.

Some of the food needs for the U District Food Bank include:

  • Single serving, shelf stable milk and fruit juice
  • Fruit and apple sauce cups
  • Single serving microwavable meals
  • Instant oatmeal
  • and other foods that preserves well.

Some of the clothing needs for Roots Young Adult Shelter include:

  • New underwear
  • Hoodies
  • Winter coats
  • Backpacks
  • Bus tickets
  • Grocery and Drug Store Gift Cards
  • Batteries
  • Flashlights
  • Pillows

Some art supplies needed for Sanctuary include:

  • Stretched canvas
  • Pastel boards
  • Sketch books
  • Notebooks
  • New frames

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