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Annual Share Your Christmas Drive-By Food Drive Overview

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Thanks to everyone that participated in our Share Your Christmas drive-by food drive. See the numbers below to see preliminary collection numbers:

Reno Location: 57,303 lbs & $120,037.50
Carson Location: (Still Counting)
Minden Location: 
262,000 lbs. & $57,000  

The Food Bank will still take your donations if you could not make it out on Friday.

The Food Bank of Northern Nevada's Donald W. Reynolds Regional Food Distribution Center is located EAST of Sparks, Nevada.
 
From the Reno/Sparks area, drive east on I-80 and take Exit 32, USA Parkway. Turn right at the end of the exit ramp and follow USA Parkway 2.5 miles to Italy Drive. Turn left onto Italy Drive. The Food Bank is on the right at 550 Italy Drive.
 
Address:

The Food Bank of Northern Nevada
Donald W. Reynolds Regional Food Distribution Center
550 Italy Drive
McCarran, NV 89434
 
Phone: (775) 331-3663

 
Although non-perishable items are accepted, some suggestions include:
Canned Meats
Canned Fish
Peanut Butter
Macaroni & Cheese and Pasta Meals
Powdered Milk
Baby Formula, Baby Food
Complete Meals-Stews, Chili, Ravioli, Hearty Soups, etc.
Canned Fruits, Juice and Vegetables
Dry Cereal
Oatmeal
Rice
Pasta

Monetary Donations -

Make checks payable to: The Food Bank of Northern Nevada

Save Mart Supermarkets will match in-store donations to the Food Bank of Northern Nevada and the Ron Wood Family Resource Center. Donations made will be matched up to $3,500 total. The in-store campaign will continue (without matching) until December 26th. A total of $326,000 was collected for three dozen food banks throughout Nevada and California last year.

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