Scouting for food

Posted on May 06 2022 in Marshall County REMC
Donation box

Marshall County REMC has partnered with the Boy Scouts of America for a local food drive. Now through May 31, the REMC will have a collection box located in the front lobby. Please consider bringing in shelf-stable food items to help support the Boy Scouts of America’s Scouting For Food initiative. All food will be shared locally within the community.

Examples of food needed:

  • Canned meat and fish including tuna, chicken, pork, ham, Spam.
  • Peanut butter and grape jelly.
  • Low-sodium canned vegetables including whole kernel corn, green beans, mixed vegetables and diced tomatoes.
  • Canned soups, stews, chili and chowders.
  • Boxed meals including macaroni and cheese, lasagna, Cheeseburger Helper.
  • Shelf-stable, low-fat and powdered milk.
  • Canned beans including kidney, red, black and northern.
  • Boxed breakfast cereals.
  • Healthy snacks including microwavable popcorn, granola bars, peanuts, pretzels, low-fat pudding packs.
  • Baking products including cooking oil, sugar, flour and salt.
  • Condiments including ketchup, mustard and vinegar.

*No glass jars, please.