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imagesWe are collecting SCHOOL SUPPLIES for families that we serve. Please purchase any of the items below and drop at the collection box at The Phil Heit Center for Healthy New Albany. THANK YOU! Hope you make the most of this Tax Free weekend! :)

  • BackpackSpiral notebooks
  • Highlighters
  • Lined Loose Leaf paper
  • Elmer’s glue sticks
  • Regular Elmer’s glue
  • Pencil box or pouch
  • Large erasers
  • Rulers
  • Folders, 2-pocket
  • Binders, 3-ring
  • Composition Books
  • Scissors
  • Crayola crayons, 24-count
  • Colored Pencils
  • Mechanical Pencils
  • Pencils, #2
  • Pencil sharpeners
  • Crayola washable markers, 8-count
  • Dry Erase Markers
  • Protractors
  • Pens, ball-point in Blue, Black and Red
  • Subject dividers, 5-tab
  • Tissues
  • Paper Towels
  • Disinfectant Wipes

Gallon and Quart size storage bags

 

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August 20, 2016

10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

7800 Bevelhymer Road
New Albany, Ohio 43054

Touch-a-Truck puts your little ones behind the wheel of their favorite vehicles including fire engines, police cars, snow plows, leaf collection trucks, street sweepers, trash trucks, hauling trucks and even the sewer camera truck.

Please bring a canned or boxed food item with you to support the Village Coalition Against Hunger.

Most Needed Items:

Boxed Breakfast Cereal/Granola Bars/Peanut Butter/Canned Chicken or Tuna

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!

 

 

Urgent need:

Boxed Breakfast cereal

Oatmeal

Peanut butter and jelly

Pasta sauce and pasta

Granola bars

Canned meat (chicken, beef, tuna, ham)

Noodles and noodle mixes

Rice and rice mixes

Soup

Always need:

Pancake mix and syrup

Canned meals (ravioli, spaghetti o’s)

Canned fruit

Biscuit, muffin or baking mixes that only require milk or water.

Beans

Applesauce

Raisins

Popcorn

Cheese and peanut butter crackers

Shelf stable milk

Snack items for kids to take to school: juice boxes, containers of fruit or applesauce, etc.

Laundry Detergent

The Village Coalition Against Hunger, a New Albany nonprofit organization that is collecting and distributing food to residents in need, is searching for a permanent home in the city it serves.  

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Angela Douglas, director of the Village Coalition Against Hunger, and Phil Heit, a founder of Healthy New Albany, show some of the items donated at the Philip Heit Center for Healthy New Albany during the coalition’s recent food drive.

Full article at: http://www.thisweeknews.com/content/stories/newalbany/news/2015/12/07/village-coalition-against-hunger-permanent-home-sought-for-food-pantry.html

Contact Angela Douglas for info about storage space: 972-955-0922 or vcah.angela@gmail.com

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Have you heard?  The first VCAH Community Food Drive kicked off yesterday on #GivingTuesday!  We are very grateful to the many supporters assisting in this community-wide effort!

Please help us spread the word by downloading the Community Food Drive Flyer and sharing with family, friends,neighbors and your social media networks!

You can also direct them to the following link for more information – http://villagecoalition.org/community-food-drive.

Do you have a group or organization that would be interested in holding their own drive?  Contact Angela at vcah.angela@gmail.com!

Here is a list of our most needed items, Thank you!mobile-pantry-1pantry-300x222slider1
Canned meats (tuna, chicken)
Canned fruit
Canned or boxed soups
Granola/Protein Bars
Cheese or Peanut Butter Crackers
Applesauce
Shelf Stable Milk
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Toiletries (tootpaste, soap, toilet paper, etc).
Rice
Beans
Pasta and pasta sauce
Peanut Butter
Jelly
Breakfast items (oatmeal, pancake mix, syrup)
Cereal
Raisins
Canned Vegetables
Bread/Bagels
Popcorn
Noodles
Muffin or cookie Mixes
Contact Angela: vcah.angela@gmail.com or 972-955-0922