The Storage Neighbor Fall Food Drive
Fall is upon us and so is the time for giving back. The Storage Neighbor would like for you to join us in supporting our local food banks this fall. Our goal is to collect and donate as much as we can to help support those in need. We will be collecting donations starting Monday, October 8th through Tuesday, November 13th. Below are the details of what food banks we will be supporting and where to drop off your donated items. Participating Storage Neighbor locations include all Alabama locations and Cumming, Jonesboro, and Stockbridge locations in Georgia. Please scroll through below to see more details about what items are needed at each food bank.
The Storage Neighbor locations in Alabama will be supporting the Food Bank of North Alabama.
All of our Alabama storage facilities are participating in the food drive. Starting Monday, October 8th stop by a Storage Neighbor location near you to donate non-perishable food items in the designated box located inside the leasing office. Donations will be accepted during regular business hours.
The Food Bank of North Alabama needs:
Canned meat or fish, Canned vegetables, Peanut butter, Soups, chili or stew, Paper products (towels & tissue), Dinner kits (Hamburger Helper, rice, noodles, etc.), Breakfast cereal, Canned fruits
The Food Bank CANNOT accept:
Home-canned items, Cans that are deeply dented, bulging, leaking or rusty, Bottles or jars that are leaking or have damaged seals
The Storage Neighbor at Cumming, GA will be supporting The Place of Forsyth.
Please stop by the office to donate any non-perishable food items that you can. We will be accepting donations during normal business hours.
Urgent Food Pantry needs:
Canned Spaghetti Sauce, 1 lb. box Spaghetti Noodles, Tuna Helper, Canned Hearty Soups, Parmalat / Borden’s or Hershey’s Shelf Boxed Milk, Canned Applesauce, Boxed Potatoes
Thanksgiving Food Box needs:
Oatmeal/Cereal, Spaghetti Sauce, 1 lb. Box Spaghetti Noodles, Sweet Potatoes or Yams, Boxed Scalloped Potatoes, Corn, Applesauce, Tuna Helper, Canned Meat, Salmon, Chicken, Turkey or Ham, Peanut Butter (Plastic Container), Jelly/Jam (Plastic Container), Stuffing, Shelf Milk (Borden’s or Parmalat), Boxed Desserts or Cake Mixes and Icing, Canned Pumpkin, Canned Evaporated Milk, Canned Hearty Soups, Boxed Crackers, 1 lb. Bag Dried Beans
Note: We cannot accept commercial sizes, expired, broken or damaged containers. All foods items must be commercially packaged.
The Storage Neighbor at Jonesboro and The Storage Neighbor at Stockbridge will be supporting their local food bank called Helping Hands in His Name.
Please drop off donations at the location most convenient to you beginning Monday, October 8th. Items can include non-perishable food items as well as personal hygiene items.
Helping Hands in His Name needs:
Canned fruit and vegetables, Sugar and Flour, Canned meat & tuna, Rice & beans, Peanut butter & Jelly, Ensure or Boost, Soup (any type), Hot Cocoa, Spaghetti Sauce & Pasta, Macaroni & Cheese, Instant Potatoes, Grits & Cereal, Baby Formula
Personal Hygiene needs:
Soap, shampoo, deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrushes, disposable razors, lotion