S.H.A.R.E. orders due Oct. 11
Orders are due Oct. 11 for the S.H.A.R.E. Iowa Inc. food packages available this month.
Orders can be placed by calling the St. Mary Catholic Church office at 472-3179 or the Southern Iowa Economic Development Association office at 472-6140. Orders also can be placed online at www.shareiowa.org.
The pickup date will be at 8 a.m. Oct. 26 at the Fairfield Eagles Club.
Several different packages are available; participants can purchase one or more in any combination.
The $25 “best value” package includes: 1 pound of 90 percent lean ground beef; four 5-ounce bacon-wrapped pork fillets; 1 pound meatballs; 1 pound turkey burgers; 26 ounces of spaghetti sauce; 16 ounces of spaghetti; and seasonal produce assortment.
The $13.50 grocery package includes: 26 ounces of spaghetti sauce; 16 ounces of spaghetti; and seasonal produce assortment.
The $13.50 meat-only package includes: 1 pound of 90 percent lean ground beef; four 5-ounce bacon-wrapped pork fillets; 1 pound meatballs; and 1 pound turkey burgers.
The $30 baking/pantry package includes 4 pounds granulated sugar; 5 pounds flour; 1 pound baking soda; 8 ounces vanilla; 12 ounces chocolate chips; 5 ounces spray oil; 2 pounds brown sugar; 6 ounces walnuts; 12 ounces peanut butter; 14 ounces oatmeal; 10 ounces vanilla chips; 10 ounces mini marshmallows; 2 pounds powdered sugar; 6 ounce raisins; 0.7 ounce cinnamon; 1 pound Crisco; and 16.5 ounce baking mix.
The $19 turkey breakfast flatbreads package includes 24 5-ounce turkey sausage, egg and cheese on flatbread.
The $21 bacon-wrapped sirloin steak package includes 10 5.5-ounce choice sirloin steaks wrapped with bacon.
The $20 turkey cutlet special package includes 22 fillets of fully cooked turkey cutlets, weighing a total of 7.2 pounds.
Participants who order one of the main food packages also have the option to order “choice” items.
The choice items for October are: a $17 chicken variety package including one 2.5 pound bag of chicken thighs, one 2.5 pound bag of chicken drumsticks and one 2.5 bag of split chicken breast; a $5 chicken chunks package with 24 ounces of Tyson Any’tizers chicken breast chunks and a mandarin orange sauce pouch; a $13.50 Galaxy Pizza package with six 4.8-ounce pepperoni pizzas and 10 4.8-ounce cheese pizzas; and a $6.50 package with 2 pounds of Tantalizers breaded mozzarella sticks that are recommended for deep frying.
Food packages are subject to changes.
The nonprofit food-buying organization offers meal food packages at reduced costs through its volunteer-run distribution system. Participants do not have to meet income guidelines. Participants are asked to volunteer at least two hours to an activity of their choice.
For information, call Claudia Greenig at 472-3569 or the organization’s main office at 800-344-1107.