PARIM & Winnipeg Harvest Food Drive

On December 8, 2011

PARIM in coordination with Winnipeg Harvest is doing a food drive from November 29th-December 20th.

Food and monetary donations can be dropped off at the        PARIM Office from 8:00am-4:00pm.

Monetary donations can also be made on their website at www.winnipegharvest.org

10 Most Wanted Items

  • Canned fish and poultry – tuna, or salmon (packed in water) chicken or turkey
  • Canned fruit and vegetables (packed in own juice)
  • Canned stew, chili, brown beans
  • Peanut Butter (light)
  • Baby Food – jars of chicken, beef, vegetables or fruit, infant cereal such as oatmeal, barley or rice, Formula with added iron *While donations of infant formula with added iron are needed, Winnipeg Harvest supports breastfeeding.
  • Whole grain pasta/whole wheat pasta
  • Rice – brown, converted or parboiled
  • Canned spaghetti sauce or tomatoes
  • Cereal – high fiber, non-sugar coated
  • Canned soup – lentil, pea, vegetable

Please share what you can spare of these non-perishable food items.
These food items reflect recommendations in Canada’s Food Guide and are supported by Manitoba Dietitians.