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Bag stuffing fundraiser! December 29th

A HUGE thank you to our wonderful community and volunteers tonight. We had such a great turnout. It exceeded our expectations. It was great to see the kids involved in helping pack and organize the bags. We will go through and count all the snack bags made later this week and give an update. We would not be able to do this without all of your support and thank you to Merrillee Bradshaw – Thrivent Financial for sponsoring the event and providing food and answering financial questions.

Thank you Christina Ball and Edmonds Church of God for giving us this space!

Thank you to Donut Factory Inc for donating donuts for our dessert tonight! They have such good donuts!

Thank you to Portofino Pizza and Pasta in Edmonds for giving a great deal to Merrillee for the yummy pizzas tonight.

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Join us December 29th and receive a pizza dinner!

December 29th 6-8pm
Edmonds Church of God
8224 220th st SW
Edmonds, Wa.

Come meet the members of Washington Kids in Transition and join us for our first community bag stuffing event.  Bring 1 bag of snack food and receive a Pizza dinner. This is a great family service opportunity.  Bring your kids, roll up your sleeves and lets stuff some bags  All proceeds will go to the McKinney Vento snack program for the Edmonds School District.

This event is sponsored by Thrivent Financial

Also, a big thank you to the Edmonds Church of God for allowing us to use their auditorium for this event.
If you have any questions, please contact Erin Ornes erindeleon0728@yahoo.com

Some of the children do not have access to kitchens so the food handed out needs to portable, individually wrapped and ready-to-eat.

Here is a list of some of the snacks that have been previously provided:

• Cereal bars, protein bars, fruit bars
• Raisin boxes, fruit cups, squeezable fruit pouches
• Instant oatmeal cups/packets, individual size cereal boxes/cups
• Cup of noodles, cups of soups-pop top lids, instant mac and cheese cups
• Portable chicken or tuna salad with crackers lunch packs
• Cheese and crackers, handi-snacks, pudding cups
• Small water bottles, shelf stable individual milks (plain)
• Pop-tarts, pretzel packets, cracker packets
• Beef jerky, beef sticks, fresh easy peel mandarin oranges
• Portable cups of ready to eat pasta (Chef-boyardi)
• Plastic spoons, plastic forks, paper lunch bags