The Department of Veterans Affairs, Strategic Acquisition Center is collecting nonperishable food items to benefit the Fredericksburg Area Food Bank through August 27, 2014. This is a voluntary effort for Federal employees to give back locally by helping those in need during these tough economic times.
One in six Americans struggle with hunger. They may be your neighbors or the children sitting next to your child in school. All donated food will stay right here to help feed the over 30,000 hungry and food insecure of this community.
Top 10 Most Needed Items
- Canned Meats – Tuna, Salmon, Chicken
- Peanut Butter
- Dry Beans
- Canned Fruit in 100% Natural Juice
- Pasta & Sauce
- Mac & Cheese
- Canned Vegetables
- Instant Potatoes
- Shelf Stable Milk
Items we cannot accept to ensure food safety: Rusty or unlabeled cans, Homemade items, Non-commercial canned or packaged items, alcoholic beverages and open or used items.