New Port Richey Food Drive

MAYDAY-May day!!!

New Port Richey Food Drive
Elk’s Club
B.P.O.E. LODGE 2284
7201 Congress Street
New Port Richey, FL 34653
(727) 846-8012

There are 2,300 students who are homeless right here in Pasco County.

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Richey Elementary has 88 homeless students and 89.75% of the students qualify for free or reduced cost lunches.

Gulf High School has 125 homeless students and 69.62 % of their students qualify for free or reduced cost lunches.

Gulf Middle School has 83 homeless students and 89.33 % of the students qualify for free or reduced cost lunches.

According to the United Way’s ALICE report- 65% of our neighbors, New Port Richey residents, “get up each day to go to work and yet are having a difficult time affording housing, food, health care, child care, and transportation.”

ALICE Report

You can help!

6 year old Noah Vinot will be hosting a Food Drive

Saturday May 7th 2016

Elk’s Club Parking lot

7201 Congress St. New Port Richey

8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Drive up- we will unload your non-perishable donations and you are on your way in NO TIME!

Donations will help stock the Food Pantry at Riverside Baptist Church in New Port Richey. All Donations stay here in Pasco County!

Come out and help Noah reach his goal of 1000 pounds of food!

You can help now by giving online at

Suggested Items

canned fruit                                                                                     canned vegetables

Low sugar cereals                                                                          Crackers

Peanut butter                                                                                  canned stews

oat meal                                                                                            Tuna

meals in a can (chili, soup)                                                           Canned meat

raisins                                                                                                Graham crackers

Single serve apple sauce                                                              fruit cups

pretzels                                                                                             Granola bars

Juice                                                                                                   water

Single serve juice boxes                                                                fruit rolls

Cheese & crackers                                                                         Single serve coffee

canned food with pop top lids                                                   single serve condiments

dry pasta                                                                                          dry beans

rice                                                                                                     Chef Boyardee cups

Fruit snacks                                                                                      macaroni and cheese

Olive oil                                                                                             Ramen noodles

Vegetable oil                                                                                    nuts

Baby wipes                                                                                       toilet paper

Paper towels                                                                                   plastic cutlery

Paper plates/bowls                                                                        Ziplock bags

Tooth brushes                                                                                 Tooth paste

Mouth wash                                                                                                Deodorant

disposable razors                                                                           Vitamins

Diapers                                                                                              formula