Parks Foundation announces food drive

The Bloomingdale Parks Foundation recently announced a food drive to benefit the Bloomingdale Township Food Pantry. The drive runs August 17-29.

The following items are needed:
  • Pancake mix
  • Pancake syrup
  • Bisquick mix
  • Cake mix
  • Frosting
  • Muffin mix
  • Canned tuna
  • Canned chicken breast
  • Packets of ketchup, mustard, pickles, BBQ sauce, soy sauce
  • Canned fruit
  • Canned vegetables
  • Dry goods, jarred and canned goods accepted
  • There is limited space for the donation of perishables, such as dairy.
  • Cash and check donations (make checks payable to Bloomingdale Township Food Pantry. Cash and check donations accepted at Bloomingdale Park District and Bloomingdale Township)
Donation locations
  • Johnston Recreation Center - 172 S. Circle Ave.
  • Village Hall - 201 S. Bloomingdale Road
  • Bloomingdale Township - 123 N. Rosedale Ave.
  • Associated Dental Care - 183 S. Bloomingdale Road
  • Caputo's - 166 E. Lake St.
  • Eagle Falls Dentistry - 76 Stratford Drive
  • Bloomingdale Bank & Trust - 165 W. Lake St.
  • Roselle Bank & Trust - 1350 W. Lake St.
A generous Bloomingdale resident has agreed to match the first 200 pounds of food and items donated. 
Posted August 11, 2020 at 1:43 PM