The "Drive-Up Food Drive" begins today on the following Toll Roads: 241,261,133 and 73 (91 Express Lanes are not a part of this program). Non-perishable donations will be accepted in all cash-payment lanes, plus at the following toll plazas: Windy Ridge, Irvine Ranch, Orange Grove, Tomato Springs, and Catalina View.*
Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County is a member of Feeding America, the nation's leading domestic hunger-relief charity. This year, more than half a million people will go hungry in Orange County alone. Just like voting, every person makes a difference. Do your part to help those less fortunate.
For your reference, below is a recommended list of items to donate.
- Peanut butter & jelly
- Canned fruit
- Canned vegetables or beans
- Canned pasta meals
- Canned or instant soup
- Instant rice
- Macaroni & cheese
- Bottled water
*The last day to drop off items before Thanksgiving is Monday, November 22.