On Saturday, March 19, 2011, over 4,000 youth– Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and Venture Crews will distribute collection bags for non-perishable food items among the homes of residents throughout the Kenosha and Racine Counties of Wisconsin. Food bags will be hung on the front doors handles of homes.

On Saturday, March 26, 2011, Scouts will collect the food bags from the front porches of residents’ homes. The collection will begin at 9:00 a.m. and will end at 12:00 noon. In addition, there will be Scouts accepting donations of non-perishable food items outside several major grocery stores throughout Kenosha & Racine Counties. The collected food items will then be delivered to local food pantries that serve the needy.

Should have any questions, please feel free to contact:

Katie Dembowski, Fox River District Executive
Southeast WI Council, BSA
2319 Northwestern Ave
Racine, WI 53404
Ph 262.632.1655 x 22

Denis Druker
2011 Scouting for Food Chairman
Fox River District
Ph: (262) 744-6739