SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES:
In addition to donating food, there are also opportunities to serve at the Sunday Breakfast Mission in support of this project. Register online to serve by Monday, November 16. All of these service opportunities occur at the Sunday Breakfast Mission at 110 Poplar St, Wilmington, DE. Please note, the service opportunities have changed over time as the method of food box distribution has been altered due to Covid-19. Ways to serve:

  • Pack Food Boxes, Saturday, Nov. 7, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Pack Food Boxes, Saturday, Nov. 14, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Greeter for food distribution on Mon., Nov. 23 @ 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Greeter for food distribution on Mon., Nov. 23 @ 12-4 p.m.
  • Greeter for food distribution on Tues., Nov. 24 @ 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Greeter for food distribution on Tues., Nov. 24 @ 12-4 p.m.
  • Setup Thanksgiving Banquet on Thurs., Nov. 26 @ 10-11 a.m.
  • Serve Thanksgiving Banquet on Thurs., Nov. 26 @ 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Cleanup Thanksgiving Banquet on Thurs., Nov. 26 @1-2 p.m.

Greeters for food box distribution will be on their feet the entire time. 

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Images shows cans of food. Text says: food drive october 18 - november 8.

FOOD COLLECTION:
Thank you for donating to the 2020 Sunday Breakfast Mission‘s annual Thanksgiving Food Drive! Their goal is to distribute 2,000 food boxes to struggling families in Wilmington.

The collection of food at BVBC has concluded but you can continue to contribute directly to the Sunday Breakfast Mission. 

  • Purchase food online and ship directly to the Sunday Breakfast Mission at 110 N Poplar Street, Wilmington, DE 19801 Attn: Food Drive.
  • In addition to Amazon deliveries, at least two other food stores in Wilmington offer online ordering and delivery to the 19801 zip code: ShopRite of Christiana Crossings (501 South Walnut Street, 19801) and ALDI (2205 Farrand Drive, 19808). Check your favorite store to see if they deliver to 19801.

RECOMMENDED NON-PERISHABLE FOOD:
Canned Beefaroni/Ravioli
Canned Cranberry Sauce
Canned Fruit (no single serving containers)
Canned Meats (tuna, chicken, ham, etc.)
Canned Soup
Canned Sweet Potatoes
Canned Tomatoes
Canned Vegetables
Cereal
Gravy, Canned or Package
Instant Mashed Potatoes
Jelly/Jam
Mac and Cheese
Pancake Mix
Pasta
Peanut Butter
Rice
Spaghetti Sauce in Plastic Jars
Stuffing Mix