Assist my grandsons with their summer season meals drive

Assist my grandsons with their summer season meals drive


Our grandsons, Naismith and Nelson Rains are visiting us for the summer season and at some point Naismith was watching the Cardinals recreation. He noticed a business a couple of younger boy who got here residence and opened the fridge and there was no meals in it. He turned to us and requested, “Is that true? Are there actually youngsters who haven’t any snacks of their kitchens to eat after college?” We instructed him the unlucky reality and he mentioned, “We have now to assist that little boy.”

So we went out to the native Fred Mayer in Boise, Idaho the place they lived and acquired some meals to take to their native meals financial institution. We weren’t positive if the business was native to them or from a St. Louis outlet since we had been watching the Bally’s broadcast of the sport whereas visiting them this spring, however he went to the foodbank and met the individuals who labored there, and appeared very fascinating.

As soon as they bought to St. Louis to go to their grandparents it got here up once more and shortly it was to be a “summer season challenge.” They bought the neighbors concerned and adorned a number of packing containers. Once I noticed how onerous they had been working – the older one, Naismith working slightly tougher than the youthful one, Nelson who was primarily lending his smiles and help – Sally and I believed we’d become involved and ask our readers in the event that they wish to assist.

Here’s a little video we put collectively concerning the meals drive:

The meals will go to 2 locations: 1) St. Louis Space Foodbank 2) Affton Meals Pantry.

If you want to hitch us and donate a can or two (or a bag)– the parents at Norrenbern’s Lumber and {Hardware} have been so gracious as to be the drop off pooint. It is easy to get to – if you realize the place the again fields at Affton Athletic Affiliation is, you have seen Norrenbern’s proper throughout the road. It is off of Tesson Ferry in Affton.

Norrenbern’s Lumber and {Hardware}

10500 Tesshire Dr St Louis, MO 63123

If you are at Norrenberns try their store. The subsequent time you want wooden of any sort—bear in mind them. They’re a family-owned enterprise and couldn’t be nicer. Everybody there may be keen that will help you with a job, irrespective of how giant or small.

Because of everybody who bought on board with this challenge.

This challenge is consistent with our motto, discovered on the “About Us” web page of this web site:

Keep in mind: The final day for the Meals Drive is Friday July 1, 2020.

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