Sierra Vista and Twin Cities Cereal Drive

Sierra Vista and Twin Cities Cereal Drive

About This Campaign

Sierra Vista & Twin Cities Cereal Drive
June 7 - 14, 2019

The annual Cereal Drive will help supply cereal to the Summer Breakfast Bags.  Many families rely on free and reduced breakfast and lunch to feed these meals to their children during the school week.  Summer can be a hardship when children are home from school and extra food needs to be purchased.  Summer Breakfast bags are there to help fill the gap.  

There will be a collection site at both Sierra Vista and Twin Cities Hospitals to drop off cereal donations.  The best type of cereal packaging is the cereal in bags instead of boxes.  Bagged cereal is less cumbersome and fits in the Breakfast Bag easier.  Please purchase cereal that is less than 5 grams of sugar.  Cheerio type cereals are the best! 

If you don't want to shop, no worries!  Just make a donation on this event page and your donation will go directly to the Sierra Vista & Twin Cities Cereal Drive Campaign.  

Food Bank Coalition of San Luis Obispo County

Campaign to Support Food Bank Coalition of San Luis Obispo County

Feeding 30,000 SLO County residents every month

We believe everyone has the right to nutritious food, regardless of the reason why they can't always obtain food for themselves.  That is why we make it our mission to see that no one in our county goes hungry.  Thank you for supporting the SLO Food Bank! 

A Sample Breakfast Bag Contains:

6 x fruit cups (6 days worth)
3 x small bags raisins (3 days worth)
1 x 15 oz can applesauce (3-4 days worth @ 4oz serving)
=13 servings, plus 1 week fresh fruit from Children’s Farmers Market= 20 days
1 x 17oz bag cereal (4 days @ 4oz serving)
7 x cereal bars (7 days worth)
5 x granola bars (5 days worth)
3 x cereal bowls (3 days worth)
1 x 18oz oatmeal (9 days @ 4 oz serving, cooked (2oz uncooked)
=28 servings
1 x 32oz milk (8 days @ 4oz serving)
1 x 18 oz peanut butter (18 days at 1oz serving)
=26 servings

Approximately 21 days of meals per bag

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