SHARE food orders due Dec. 2
Orders are due before Dec. 2 for the SHARE Iowa Inc. food packages available in December.
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. Dec. 17 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: 12 ounces of center-cut bacon; 10 ounces of panko-breaded fish sticks; 12 ounces of fully cooked Grill Mark chicken breast fillets; 1-pound Tyson ham steak; 16 ounces of frozen peas; 1-pound Sara Lee pound cake; 12 ounces of frozen strawberries; russet potatoes, sweet potatoes, celery, carrots, apples, oranges.
The $14.50 Grocery Package includes: 16 ounces of frozen peas; 1-pound Sara Lee pound cake; 12 ounces of frozen strawberries; russet potatoes, sweet potatoes, celery, carrots, apples, oranges.
The $14.50 Meat-Only Package includes: 12 ounces of center-cut bacon; 10 ounces of panko-breaded fish sticks; 12 ounces of fully cooked Grill Mark chicken breast fillets; 1-pound Tyson ham steak.
The $33 Christmas Dinner Box includes: a 6- to 7-pound Ripple Creek spiral ham; 6 ounces of cornbread stuffing; 16 ounces of frozen broccoli; six Super Sweet mini corn on the cob; 16.5-ounce baking mix; two 3-ounce cherry gelatin; a 24-ounce prebaked apple pie; potatoes, sweet potatoes, celery, carrots, apples, oranges.
The $25 Breakfast Sandwiches Box includes: 24 5.5-ounce Schwann’s sausage, egg and cheese biscuit breakfast sandwiches.
The $25.50 Stuffed Chicken Breast Box includes: 24 8-ounce Lady Astor stuffed chicken breast, boneless breast with wing section stuffed with apple, almond and raisin.
The $24 Breaded Shrimp Box includes: two 2-pound bags of beer-battered shrimp that can be cooked in an oven.
Participants who order one of the main food packages also have the option to order “choice” items.
The choice items for December are:
• A cheese pack for $17.50, with: 8-ounce cojack block cheese; 9 ounces of cheese curds; 8 ounces of sharp cheddar cheese spread; 7 ounces of Original summer sausage; and 8 ounces of beef sticks.
• A $16 Bacon Cheddar Burgers package with: 5 pounds of fully cooked bacon cheddar burgers.
• A $12.50 Breaded Chicken Tenders package with: 5 pounds of fully cooked breaded chicken tenders.
• An $18 Pizza Box, with: 20 5-ounce pepperoni pizzas.
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.
Information also is available by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or visiting www.shareiowa.org.