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Days of Thanksgiving Food Drive

 

Days of Thanksgiving Food Drive is underway! United Way of Acadiana Early Head Start, in partnership with KADN News 15, HomeBank, and Junior League of Lafayette, wants to ensure that the children and families served have their basic food needs met. Through the collection of non-perishable food items, we hope to provide each family with the essentials needed for a traditional Thanksgiving meal. Interested in hosting an internal food drive through your company, organization, or civic group? All you have to do is designate an area for donations, print out the flyer, and then bring your donations to United Way of Acadiana by November 13.

Non-Perishable Food Items:

  • Beans (dry/canned)
  • Beets (canned)
  • Boxed Desserts (cake mix, brownie mix, icing)
  • Boxed Mashed Potatoes
  • Canned Fruits
  • Canned Vegetables
  • Cornbread Mix
  • Cranberry Sauce
  • Mac-n-Cheese
  • Seasonings
  • Stuffing (boxed)
  • Noodles
  • Rice
  • Foil
  • Dish Soap
  • Plastic Utensils
  • Saran Wrap
  • Ziploc Bags

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Drop Off Locations:

  • United Way of Acadiana - 215 E. Pinhook Rd., Lafayette, LA 70501
  • KADN News 15 - 1500 Eraste Landry Rd., Lafayette, LA 70506
  • Home Bank Locations - 
    • ​1219 Albertson Parkway - Broussard
    • 100 Albertson Parkway - Broussard
    • 806 Veterans Drive - Carencro
    • 5028 Ambassador Caffery - Lafayette
    • 1001 Johnston Street - Lafayette
    • 4202 Johnston Street - Lafayette
    • 2810 Johnston Street - Lafayette
    • 1245 Camellia Boulevard - Lafayette
    • 1020 Coolidge Boulevard - Lafayette
    • 503 Kaliste Saloom Road - Lafayette
    • 800 I-10 South Frontage Road - Scott

Click here to give a monetary donation. 

Thank you for your efforts in ensuring every family at United Way of Acadiana Early Head Start enjoys a healthy, traditional Thanksgiving meal. If you have any questions, please contact Lauren Naquin at lauren.naquin@unitedwayofacadiana.org or (337) 233-8302 x 212.