Local RCMP ,detachment staff and volunteers are donating their time to feed seniors in need this holiday season . They’ll be at all four Save On Foods stores tomorrow from 9 am to 3pm , asking you to help Pack -A-PC with non-perishable food items for the Prince George Council of Seniors. They’re hoping area residents pick up an extra item or two while doing their regular shopping to help load their police cruisers on the way out of the store.
Items suggested for donation include :
Canned fruits packed in water, 100% unsweetened fruit juice or fruit sauce
Oatmeal or other hot cereals
Rice or barley
Canned fish, chicken, ham or corned beef
Canned or dry beans and lentils
Canned evaporated milk, milk powder or shelf stable UHT milk
Fortified plant-based beverages (soy, rice or coconut)
Canned soups or stews (LOW IN SODIUM preferred)
Facial tissue, toilet tissue, paper towel (INDIVIDUALLY wrapped packages appreciated)
Volunteers will also accept cash and grocery store gift cards for donation to the Council.