SHARE food orders due by April 7
Orders are due before April 7 for the SHARE Iowa Inc. food packages available in April.
Orders can be placed locally by calling the Sieda Community Action office at 472-6140 or Claudia Greenig at 472-3569.
Pickup will be at 8 a.m. April 22 at the Fairfield Eagles Club.
Several different packages are available; participants can purchase one or more in any combination.
The $28 Best Value Package includes: 1.5 pounds of Hormel “Always Tender” pork loin; 1 pound ground beef; pancake and sausage on a stick; 1 pound of 85 percent lean ground turkey; 10 2.5-ounce hash brown patties; cinnamon crumble muffins; russet potatoes, celery, onions, lettuce, grapefruit, oranges and apples.
The $14.50 Grocery Package includes: 10 2.5-ounce hash brown patties; cinnamon crumble muffins; russet potatoes, celery, onions, lettuce, grapefruit, oranges and apples.
The $14.50 Meat-Only Package includes: 1.5 pounds of Hormel “Always Tender” pork loin; 1 pound ground beef; pancake and sausage on a stick; 1 pound 85 percent lean ground turkey.
The $26 Mega Meat Box includes: 1.5 pound pork loin roast; 2 pounds chicken thighs; 12 ounces of center-cut bacon; 13 ounces of fully cooked turkey medallions; 12 ounces of pulled pork; 12 ounces of turkey sausage links; 12 ounces of tortilla crusted cod; 1 pound of individually quick-frozen chicken breast.
The $23.50 Shrimp Box includes: two 2-pound bags of parcooked, peeled and deveined, tail-off shrimp.
The $36 Bacon Special Box includes: 12 1-pound packages of bacon made by Oscar Mayer.
The $18 Jumbo Burgers Box includes: 5.44 pounds of total-beef patties; 12 7.25-ounce ready-to-cook beef patties.
Participants who order one of the main food packages also have the option to order “choice” items.
The choice items for April are:
• A $13 breakfast sandwiches package, with 12 5.5-ounce Schwans sausage, egg and cheese biscuit sandwiches.
• A $15.50 Shullsburg Cheese package, with 8 ounces each of: Colby Jack block; Colby block; shredded cheddar; shredded mozzarella; provolone slices; and Parmesan shaker.
• A $17 Rim Rock Chicken box, with 2.5 pounds of chicken breast fillets; 2.5 pounds of breaded chicken fillets; and 3 pounds of popcorn chicken.
• A $9.50 cheesecake package, with a 32-ounce plain New York Cheesecake.
Food packages are subject to changes.
SHARE Iowa Inc. is a nonprofit food buying group that offers good, nutritious products at a reduced cost through a volunteer-run, community-based distribution system.
Everyone is welcome to participate; there are no membership fees and no income guidelines. But because part of the focus of SHARE is to promote volunteer service, participants are encouraged to spend some time volunteering with an activity of their choice to help make their community a better place.
For information, call Greenig, the Sieda Community Action office or SHARE’s main office at 800-344-1107, email email@example.com or visit the website www.shareiowa.org.