Cornerspring Helps Local Soup Kitchen

January 20th, 2011

Each year Cornerspring Montessori School chooses an organization to sponsor as part of its curriculum in teaching students about community giving and service. This type of work weaves into all types of our academic curriculum such as math, language arts, etc. and helps our students learn such skills as committee formation, working in a collaborative fashion and correspondence. This year we will sponsor the Belfast Soup Kitchen as our annual charity.  The students will host a variety of fundraisers for monetary funds in support of the organization, but will begin by asking friends and families to donate to the “Item Drive” beginning January 20th and ending Friday, January 28th.  Depending on our time with other fundraisers for this organization and the success of the “Item Drive”, we may continue past the deadline, but we will let you know.  Below is a list of items the soup kitchen is in need of on an ongoing basis.  Please join us in donating items in support of the Belfast Soup Kitchen.

  1. Canned Fruit
  2. Flour
  3. Salt
  4. Evaporated Milk
  5. Sugar Free Kool aid or Punch
  6. Grated Paremesan Cheese
  7. Salad Dressings: Italian, Ranch, 1000 island
  8. Splenda
  9. Dish Towels
  10. Gift cards to Reny’s, Job Lot
  11. Canned Tuna, ham
  12. Bisquick
  13. Dishwashing Detergent (Dawn)
  14. Hand Lotion
  15. SOS Pads
  16. Soft Scrub
  17. Resolve Rug Cleaner
  18. Lysol Spray

If you are interested in donating items from the above list, please drop items off at 18 Hatley Road in Belfast, Maine 04915 or call us at 207-338-5800.  Thanks for your support!

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