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District 140 Annual Food Drive Challenge Runs January 22 - 26

Middle School Food Drive January 22 - 26

It's game on for a great cause! D140 middle schools are competing against each other to see which school can bring in the most non-perishable food items for the Tinley Park Food Pantry. Students are encouraged to bring in donations between January 22 - 26.

All students who donate food earn ​one raffle ticket per item. If your food donations match the following ​theme days, you will be given ​two raffle tickets per item. Those raffle tickets earn you the chance to win gift cards!

Students in sixth and eighth grade should drop off their donations to their first-period teachers. Seventh-grade students should drop off their donations to their second-period teachers.

Grissom Food Drive Challenge Theme Days:

  • Monday, January 22 - Mango Monday
    Any canned fruit, fruit snacks, juice boxes
  • Tuesday, January 23 -Tin Can Tuesday
    Any type of food in a can
  • Wednesday, January 24 - Wake up Wednesday
    Any type of non-perishable breakfast food: pancake mix, syrup, cereal
  • Thursday, January 25 - Tasteful Thursday
    Cookies, fruit snacks, juice boxes, chips, granola bars, popcorn
  • Friday, January 26 -SOUP-tastic Friday
    Cans of soup

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