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Gilbert Feeding Families

Every $1 collected provides 5 meals for the hungry.

Post Date:05/14/2014 5:19 PM

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During the month of June, Gilbert Feeding Families is hosting a food drive for the United Food Bank. With your help, we are hoping to raise enough donations to provide 72,600 meals (representing the 72.6 square miles in Gilbert) this year.

Ways to Give 

Cash Donation
Every $1 you give can provide 5 meals for the hungry in Gilbert. Help us feed Gilbert!

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Note: When donating, please select the Food Drive option and enter "Gilbert Feeding Families" or "KMLE Country" (if you heard on radio) to make sure the funds are counted for this drive.

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Food Donation
Donation boxes will be distributed throughout the Town of Gilbert at municipal buildings, fire stations, Gilbert Chamber of Commerce, and local businesses.

Suggested Items: 

  • Peanut Butter
  • Canned Meat
  • Canned Fruits and Vegetables
  • Cereal - Whole grain, low sugar
  • Soups, Stews, Chili, Beans
  • Milk - Canned/Dried
  • Rice & Pasta
Thank you for your support!

Upcoming Events

  • Our final weigh-in event will take place on Thursday, July 10 at 8am at the Town of Gilbert Municipal Center. At this event, where breakfast will be provided, the Gilbert Feeding Families committee, United Food Bank, and businesses will have an opportunity to present their contribution to the United Food Bank in front of the media and others in attendance.
  • KMLE Fundraiser- Monday June 9th from 11:30am-12:30pm at the American Legion in downtown Gilbert. Djs will be raising money for the food drive and earning a key to the city, stop by and meet the 107.9 Djs and donate to the cause.
  • Concert in the Park- Thursday, June 5th at 7pm at Freestone Park. Come listen to Adrenaline and enjoy the fee concert while helping to fill the boot for the food drive. Gilbert Fire & Rescue will be taking cash donations.

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Thank you to the following organizations for their support:

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 Dick's Sporting Goods  SanTan Village  saintxavier
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