Important Dates & Upcoming Events
Tuesday August 25th- our annual Back to School
Supply night. This will be from 530pm – 7pm. If you know someone
who could use our help, please have them contact me at 336-9107
because they do need to sign up in advance. They do have to have
children in the Irondequoit schools.
Wednesday August 26th – Durand Eastman School is hosting a mobile pantry. The hours are 4pm – 5pm for help setting up and 5pm – 7pm for those who would like to benefit from this. There are no residency requirements or income requirements. Please let me know if you would like to help with this event.
The second Thursday of every month at Pinegrove Senior Center is another mobile pantry site. Their hours are 5pm to 7pm. There are no income or residency requirements or restrictions.
September 17th or 24th we begin our Weekend Backpack Program which continues through the school year. It costs an average of $200 per child for the year; if you would like to sponsor a child, please let me know.
Saturday October 3rd from 11am – 12pm begins the sign-ups for the holidays. (Thanksgiving and Christmas) Sign-ups are in person ONLY on Tuesdays and Saturdays from 11am – 12pm. (Not during our regular distribution hours) Every adult needs to have a current months bill to prove residency and children need to live with their parent or guardian and attend Irondequoit schools. (there are no exceptions)
Saturday November 7th is the deadline for Thanksgiving
Saturday November 14, 2015 is the deadline for Special Santa sign-ups
Saturday November 21st 11:00A.M.-12:30P.M.
Thanksgiving distribution for families, adults with disabilities and single person households
November 24, 2015 10:00A.M.-11:00A.M.
Thanksgiving distribution for senior citizens
Tuesday December 1, 2015 is the deadline for Christmas baskets
Holiday sign-ups continue every Saturday from 11:00A.M. - 12:00P.M. ONLY. NOT during hours of operation.
PLEASE have a list ready of what your child would like for Christmas. If they need clothes, please have sizes and what type of clothing is desired.
Effective 2014 : 1 person households can receive a pie and have your name added to the Kiwanis Thanksgiving list.
2 person households will not receive a turkey, but instead a chicken.
Saturday November 28th
Closed for Thanksgiving
December 1, 2015
Deadline for Christmas baskets
December 15th from 9:30A.M. – 11:00A.M.
Distribution for SENIORS AND 1 PERSON HOUSEHOLD ONLY
December 16th from 5:30P.M.-7P.M.
Distribution for all other households
We will be open for regular assistance on Saturday December 19th and Tuesday December 22nd
We will be closed December 23rd through January 2nd reopening at 9:30A.M. – 11:00A.M.
Phone: (585) 336-9107