Operation Turkey Collections Help Friends and Neighbors
Posted on 09/20/2017
Thanksgiving Roasted Turkey on a Platter

Prince William County Public Schools encourages members of the community to participate in Operation Turkey. Drop off your donation of non-perishable food to your nearest school. Northern Virginia Family Services/SERVE and ACTS, two nonprofit organizations in the western and eastern ends of the county, respectively, will pick up and distribute the baskets during the weeks prior to the Thanksgiving holiday. Food collection deadlines are October 25 (eastern schools/central office) and November 16 (western schools).

Suggested non-perishable food items include:

• Canned Veggies

• Stuffing

• Gravy (packets or jars)

• Cranberry Sauce

• Sweet Potatoes

• Muffin/Biscuit/Cornbread Mix

• Pie Crust Mix

• Canned Pumpkin

• Potatoes

• Rice

• Pasta & Sauces

• Mac & Cheese

• Applesauce & Canned Fruits

• Coffee & Tea

• Soups & Broths

• Peanut Butter

• Jelly

• Boxed Desserts

• Flour & Sugar

• Jello & Pudding