CHRISTMAS HAMPERS

Each year, PGCOS provides 200+ hampers to low-income Prince George Seniors. We rely entirely on donations to fulfill this annual project. THANK YOU for helping us make the Christmas Season brighter for our seniors! (Donation drop-off location and times will be posted at the bottom of this page soon.)

CHRISTMAS HAMPER WISH LIST 2016

THANK YOU for remembering that many of our hamper recipients are managing chronic health problems such as Diabetes, heart and kidney disease.  By donating healthier foods you are helping PGCOS support hamper recipients to achieve and maintain better health!

Vegetables & Fruit

  • canned vegetables
  • canned fruits packed in water or 100% juice
  • unsweetened fruit sauce (e.g. applesauce) or fruit juice

Grains

  • Oatmeal or other hot cereals
  • rice or barley
  • pastas

Meat & Meat Alternatives

  • canned fish, chicken, ham, or corned beef
  • peanut butter
  • canned or dry beans and lentils

Milk & Milk Alternatives

  • Canned evaporated milk or milk powder
  • shelf-stable UHT milk
  • fortified plant-based beverages (e.g., soy, rice, coconut)

Hearty Quick Meals

  • canned soups or stews

Toiletries

  • Kleenex, toilet tissue, paper towel (INDIVIDUAL pkgs/rolls appreciated)

Cash or Grocery Store Gift-Cards — Charitable donation receipts available upon request.

PLEASE NOTE:

We cannot accept personal gifts (e.g., socks, gloves, puzzle books) nor scented products (e.g., soaps, lotions, candles).  We cannot accept home baking and preserves.

 DONATIONS MAY BE DROPPED OFF AT:

coming soon

Do you have someone difficult to shop for on your Christmas Gift List?  Consider making a donation to our Christmas Hampers project in their name — we have gift cards available for you to give for that purpose!  Inquire at 721 Victoria Street!

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