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February Food Drive

Food Drive Flyer
FOLLOW THE WEEKLY THEME! Each week in February, we’ll feature a special category of items to donate, chosen with a theme in mind. Drop suggested donations off at any of our branches February 1 - 27, to benefit Wakefield Food Pantry, The Food Drive in Melrose and Bread of Life. Please contact Janet Rivers to schedule curbside drop off: jrivers@wcbbank.com.

Drop off our three locations:
342 Main Street, Wakefield
596 Main Street, Lynnfield
526 Main Street, Melrose

February 1 - 6
Week 1: GROUNDHOG DAY
Did you know groundhogs are strict herbivores & eat a variety of vegetables? In honor of Groundhog Day this week, we’re collecting canned beans, peas, carrots, corn & other veggies!

February 7 - 13
Week 2: LUNAR NEW YEAR
Fish is a staple for Chinese New Year & considered a ‘lucky’ food. Also always included in the celebration are rice cakes. This week we’re collecting canned white tuna fish, rice, boxed or bagged noodles, canned oranges & tangerines.

February 14 - 20
Week 3: VALENTINE’S DAY
In honor of V-Day, we’re collecting items that are RED! Suggested items include canned or jarred: sauces, stewed & crushed tomatoes, chili, beets, salsa (& chips!) and red lentil pasta.

February 21 - 27
Week 4: PRESIDENTS’ DAY
Presidents' Day is in the heart of the winter season! This week we’re collecting HEARTY staples to keep the warmth in our heart & belly, such as canned chili, stew & hearty soups; boxed or canned pasta meals & pasta roni; spaghetti sauce.