Weekly Update from Mary

Friday, October 27, 2023

Essential Food Items This Week

SPL Hunger Warriors needs donations of pull-top cans Campbell’s Spaghettio’s, and many others. Please click the button below to see what else needs to be donated!


Important News

This week Giant Eagle/Market District has the advertised special of General Mills Count Dracula (10.4 oz), Boo Berry (9.6 oz), and Franken Berry (9.6 oz) on sale for 49 cents. This exciting Halloween Sale is a Blessing from God – 12 boxes of cereal for only $5.88 is unbelievable! Think about how we can really help our 24 Hunger Centers. This event is a gift from God. If you cannot find the cereal ask at the Information Counter.

SPL Hunger Warriors with The Rotary Club of Westlake and Bay Village are creating 300 not 200 Epiphany Party Shoeboxes and extra gifts of games, puzzles, towel sets, blankets for 300 children for ages Birth through 15 years of age at Redeemer Hunger & Crisis Center at 2970 West 30th Street in Cleveland. This increase to 300 shoeboxes and extra gifts is an unbelievable and faith directed Blessing from God to meet needs of celebrating the arrival of Wise-Men on camels to Worship and Give essential gifts to Baby Jesus and His family with more children of clients at the Redeemer Hunger & Crisis Center.

How To Join COG: Community of Goodness

COG: Community of Goodness is still gaining new volunteers! Sign up to be a monthly 6 items or more donor to the COMMUNITY OF GOODNESS through food gifts of cereal, wide noodles, cans of vegetables, peach slices, beef stew, corned beef, SPAM, chicken breast, jars of Peanut Butter and grape jam. Please call or email Mary at 440-871-7067 or marycaresmuch@yahoo.com to become a member!

Upcoming SPL Hunger Warriors Thrivent Action Team Events

October 22 and November 4:

We will be gathering items for the Samuel L. Felton Jr. VALOR HOME in Lorain. Donations of cookies, apples, oranges, tangerines, crackers, candy, chip snack bags, granola bars…may be dropped off at church on Saturdays or Sundays and at the Levtzow’s garage, driveway on the southwest corner of Dover Center & Bassett Roads (2454 Dover Center Road) any day.

Between November 5 and November 18:

We are having a Hunger Drive to gather at least 100 cans of pull-top SpaghettiOs and/or other pull-top canned meats and 100 packages of paper products.

Between November 19 and December 2:

We are gathering food items to assist Our Family Home in East Cleveland with snacks of all types.

Between December 3 and December 16:

We are having a Hunger Drive for North Ridgeville Community Care at 34015 Center Ridge Road by gathering all types of food and paper items.

Between December 17 and December 31, 2023:

The Dennis Wolf Peanut Butter & Jam Drive with a goal of 100 jars of Jam & 100 jars of Peanut Butter to benefit Redeemer Hunger & Crisis Center on West 30th Street in Cleveland will be happening.

Each Person’s help with donations of food items and money really makes a difference for SPL Hunger Warriors & people in need. Thank you, and Bless Your Day, Mary & Service Dog Chico José