Clients received a package of reusable cloth masks and bottles of hand sanitizer. Fresh apples, potatoes, sweet potatoes, celery, onions, zucchini, milk, cheese, butter and eggs were distributed. Frozen chicken, ground turkey, pork, catfish fillets and turkey hot dogs were available.
Clients were able to select 12 items from the donated items that are not on our order form or items that are short dated. Extra items such as roasted no salt peanuts, peanut butter cheese crackers, trail mix, rice krispy treats, Gardetto's potato /wheat crisps, pop tarts, fruit snacks and fruit juices were available. Packages of face masks and extra food items were added to all of the orders that are picked up in Venice or delivered to clients.
USDA items that are on our order form that were available included kidney beans, black beans, spinach, applesauce, peaches, apple juice, cream of mushroom soup, veggie soup, beef stew, chili, canned chicken, cold cereal, mashed potatoes, rice, spaghetti pasta, spaghetti sauce, tomato sauce, dry milk and peanut butter.
USDA items Charlotte County clients could select this month included egg noodles, walnuts, dry fruit and nut mix, raisins, prunes, orange juice, tomato juice, grape juice, grapefruit juice, canned beef, canned pork, canned garbanzo beans, canned pumpkin, dry lentil beans, dry navy beans, dry split peas, 2 lb. processed cheese, 2.5 lb. shredded mozzarella cheese, 2 lb. catfish fillets, whole chickens, 5 lb. pork loin and pork patties.