Chester Food Pantry in support of Chester Food Pantry
Food Drive started by Jacki Spinelli

December 12, 2011 - December 31, 2011"Help Us to Help Others"

As many of you know The Chester Food Pantry provides monthly supplementary provisions for over 50 families in our community. In the past we have been supported solely by the local donations of our loyal and generous friends. We are excited to show you a new way to help us with our mission. With this online food drive, it's easy to help! Click the "Support the Drive" button below and you can purchase items that we need right here online. You will receive a tax deductible receipt via email and at the end of the drive all items will be delivered to our pantry. Please spread the word and share this with family and friends. Have a great Holiday and a Happy and Healthy New Year!

Share this Drive's web address:

http://www.yougivegoods.com/HelpUsToHelpOthers

Help us reach our goal!

$0.00 $5,000.00
$5,299.00
Current value of goods

How much time do we have left?

Dec 12 Dec 31

What people are saying about "Help Us to Help Others"

Chester Food Pantry
December 13, 2011
While we have been in existance for almost 10 years, the need for what we do has never been greater. Whatever you can contribute no matter how big or small allows us to help your neighbors. Thank you!
The YouGiveGoods Team
December 14, 2011
We are thrilled that the Chester Food Pantry is running a drive using our website. We hope people both near and far will support this great organization!
Berit Stover
December 14, 2011
I love this idea!! It is such an effective way to easily bring the community together around a common need. Thanks Jacki for all of your amazing efforts - you are truly a Christmas angel!!
Jill Lattmann
December 14, 2011
Wow - what a wonderful concept this is! One of the things we love about living in Chester is the willingness of people to so generously help other people. Jacki - you are a true Christmas angel!
donna lupo
December 14, 2011
This is a wonderful way to contribute to our community. You have made it so very easy. We need to count our blessings and help those who are less fortunate.
Chester Food Pantry
December 14, 2011
I am overwhelmed but not surprised by the outpouring of support from our community. Almost $2500 in goods in 24 hours! It's what makes living here so great!
Leigh Shannon
December 14, 2011
Nick Shannon & Peter Capalbo have dedicated a % of sales from the 12/21/11 Bragg 5th grade TREP$ MarketPlace to the Food Pantry! Thank you for helping them "pay it forward". This site makes it easy!
Joni Huang
December 14, 2011
I am a native of Morris County, currently living in Canada. It's great to support a 'local' cause from north of the border!
Larry Martin
December 14, 2011
This is so great Jacki! Such a nice vehicle for people to help. Will spread the word!

All Purchases

  • January 13: Linda Rutt purchased 1 Case of Fruit, 1 Case of Evaporated Milk, 2 Small Cases of Beans, and 1 Small Case of Chicken Noodle Soup
  • January 11: Stephanie Robshaw purchased 1 Small Case of Rice, 1 Case of Chicken Noodle Soup, and 1 Case of Fruit
  • January 03: Judy Matthijssen purchased 1 $50 Box
  • December 30: Karen Barnacle purchased 1 $50 Box
  • December 26: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 Case of Tomato Sauce, 1 Case of Pasta, and 1 $50 Box
  • December 25: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 $50 Box
  • December 25: Leigh Shannon purchased 1 Case of Fruit and 1 Case of Tuna Fish
    In support of Nick Shannon & Peter Capalbo-to match their efforts !
  • December 25: Leigh Shannon purchased 1 Case of Potatoes, 1 Case of Fruit, 1 Case of Vegetables, 1 Case of Chicken Noodle Soup, and 1 Case of Pasta
    On behalf of Nicholas Shannon & Peter Capalbo - funds raised at the TREP$ Marketplace at Bragg School. Way to go boys!
  • December 23: Jean Cook purchased 1 $50 Box
  • December 23: John Quinones purchased 1 $500 Box
    On behalf of All Action Architectural Metal & Glass
  • December 21: Eileen Conti purchased 1 Small Case of Chicken Noodle Soup and 1 Small Case of Rice
  • December 21: Hugh O'Neill purchased 1 $500 Box
    In memory of William Fetish
  • December 20: Sharon Tonetta purchased 1 Case of Pasta and 1 Small Case of Low Sugar Cereal
  • December 17: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 $250 Box
  • December 17: Maria Gray purchased 4 Small Cases of Low Sugar Cereal
    In memory of Mr. Villano
  • December 16: Jeannie Diefenderfer purchased 1 Small Case of Chicken Noodle Soup and 1 Case of Mac & Cheese
  • December 16: Kelly Liang purchased 1 $250 Box
  • December 16: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 $100 Box
  • December 16: Diane DelRusso purchased 1 $75 Box
  • December 15: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 $75 Box
  • December 15: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 $50 Box
  • December 15: Marion Kyberd purchased 1 $100 Box
    In support of Jacki you're amazing, thanks for all that you do for our community.
  • December 15: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 Case of Peanut Butter
  • December 14: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 Small Case of Low Sugar Cereal, 1 Case of Pasta, and 1 Small Case of Rice
  • December 14: Maura Schupack purchased 1 $50 Box
    In support of This is in support of our good friend Jacki Spinelli and all she does.
  • December 14: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 Case of Vegetables, 1 Case of Fruit, and 1 Small Case of Low Sugar Cereal
  • December 14: Joni Huang purchased 1 Case of Chicken Noodle Soup
    In support of I am a native of Morris County, currently living in Canada. It's great to support a 'local' cause from north of the border!
  • December 14: donna lupo purchased 1 $100 Box
  • December 14: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 $100 Box
  • December 14: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 Case of Beef Noodle Soup
  • December 14: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 $100 Box
    In support of helping those in need
  • December 14: Caroline Speicher purchased 1 $50 Box
  • December 14: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 4 Small Cases of Chicken Noodle Soup
  • December 14: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 $100 Box
  • December 14: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 Case of Mac & Cheese
  • December 14: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 $100 Box
  • December 14: art laster purchased 1 Case of Low Sugar Cereal, 1 Case of Pasta, 1 Case of Tomato Sauce, 1 Case of Beef Noodle Soup, 1 Case of Fruit, and 1 Case of Chicken Noodle Soup
  • December 14: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 Case of Fruit and 1 Case of Low Sugar Cereal
    In support of Chester Food Bank
  • December 14: Michelle Measday purchased 1 $100 Box
  • December 14: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 $50 Box
  • December 14: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 $100 Box
    On behalf of Thank you for all the people who do so much to help those in need.
  • December 14: Denise Wuss purchased 1 $100 Box
  • December 14: leslie taylor purchased 1 Case of Fruit
  • December 14: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 $75 Box
  • December 14: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 $50 Box
  • December 14: Berit Stover purchased 1 $500 Box
  • December 14: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 $250 Box
  • December 14: kim bohl purchased 1 Case of Mac & Cheese
  • December 14: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 $100 Box
  • December 14: An Anonymous Contributor purchased 1 Small Case of Rice and 1 Small Case of Beans
    In support of the great work by everyone at the Pantry
  • December 13: Janet Ellis purchased 1 $50 Box
  • December 13: Eileen Fong purchased 1 Small Case of Rice, 1 Small Case of Low Sugar Cereal, and 1 Case of Pasta
  • December 13: Sue and Brian Haumersen purchased 1 $50 Box
  • December 13: Michael Connell purchased 1 Case of Chicken Noodle Soup

Drive Essentials as of 07/28/14

Total value of goods purchased:

$5,299

Pounds:

2,217 Lbs.

Participants:

54