21 Dec 2009
- Written by Tallman
- Hits: 1968
For the 2009 holiday food drive, the Warrior Nation teamed up with Ms. Maude Phillip, a Medical Social Worker for St. George West, to present the food items to ten needy families.
PROFILES OF THE RECIPIENTS
Shari is a single unemployed mother with two sons, ages 3 and 2. In addition, she is taking care of her niece (he brother’s daughter). Her niece's mother is deceased, while her niece's father does not play a part in the child’s life.
Eldra is a widow with four children. She has also adopted four nieces and nephews whose mother died as a result of domestic violence.
Euphemia is a mother of eight and is experiencing serious financial difficulties. The ages of the children range from fourteen months to eighteen years.
Sian is a single parent of six children. The father of the three eldest children died approximately eight years ago, and the father of the three youngest children has migrated to the United States.
Sophia is a single mother of seven children whose ages range from two to fifteen years.
Crystal is a single mother of five children whose ages range from three to nine years.
Patricia is a single mother of six as well as being a grandmother. Additionally, she takes care of two nephews and one niece whose mother passed away.
Alicia is a mother of nine and has no support from the children’s father.
Bernadette is a mother of eight and is experiencing extreme financial difficulties.
Juliana is a mother of five whose ages range from eight to seventeen years. She does not have any support from the children’s father.
We would like to thank the following individuals for their contributions:
Anne De Silva
Staff of Maple Leaf International School
LIST OF DONATED ITEMS
|Crix (10 oz)||6 packets|
|Toilet Paper||12 rolls|
|Ketchup (36 oz)||1|
|Lotus Cake Flour (5 lb)||1|
|Lotus Bread Flour (5 lb)||1|
|Rice (2 kg)||3|
|Milk (225 g)||2 packets|
|Milk (1200 g)||1 packet|
|Milk – Evaporated||1 box|
|Milo 3 in 1 (160 g)||2 packets|
|Macaroni (400 g)||2 packets|
|Macaroni (800 g)||1 packet|
|Spaghetti (400 g)||2 packets|
|Pigeon Peas (400 g)||2 packets|
|Peanut Butter (500 g)||1 container|
|Vienna Sausage||6 tins|
|Red Kidney Beans||2 tins|
|Black Eye Peas||2 tins|
|Peas and Carrots||3 tins|
|Saffron Powder (85 g)||1 pack|
|Corn Flakes (510 g)||1 box|
|Orange Juice (1 litre)||5 boxes|
|Juice – Party Mix (1 litre)||2 boxes|
|Baked Beans||1 tin|
|Pink Beans||1 pack|
|Soft Drink (2 litres)||2 bottles|
|Peardrax (1 litre)||1 bottle|
|Sugar (900 g)||1 packet|
|Biscuit (135 g)||2 packets|
|Butter Toffees (454 g)||1 container|
|Sweets and gum (100 g)||2 packets|
|Candy cane||3 packets|
|Chocolate Wafers||4 packets|
|Guylian Chocolate||1 box|
|Danish Butter Cookies||2 tins|
|Chocolate Chip Cookies (350 g)||1 box|
ITEMS PURCHASED WITH FINANCIAL DONATIONS
|Breeze (400 g)||8 packets|
|Tooth Paste (90 g)||8 tubes|
|Toilet Paper||48 rolls|
|Bath Soap (5-pack)||8 packets|
|Dishwashing Liquid||8 bottles|
|Bleach (475 ml)||8 bottles|
|Crix (10 oz)||8 packets|
|Orchard Sorrel||8 boxes|
|Baking Powder (115 g)||8 packets|
|Peanut Butter (227 g)||8 bottles|
|Ovaltine (150 g)||8 bottles|
|Yeast (11 g)||8 packets|
|Macaroni (800 g)||8 packets|
|Pasta Shells (300 g)||8 packets|
|Pasta Elbows (300 g)||8 packets|
|Lentils (400 g)||8 packets|
|Black Eye Peas (400 g)||8 packets|
|Split Peas (400 g)||8 packets|
|Pink Beans (400 g)||8 packets|
|Tuna (6 oz)||24 tins|
|Peas and Carrots||8 tins|
|Flour (2 kg)||8 packets|
|Salt (800 g)||5 packets|
|Salt (500 g)||3 packets|
|Rice (4 kg)||8 packets|
|Ketchup (750 ml)||8 packets|
|Brown sugar (8 lb)||8 packets|
|Full Cream Milk (650 g)||9 packets|
|Mayonnaise (375 ml)||8 packets|
|Oil (500 ml)||8 bottles|
|Body spray (85 ml)||12 bottles|
|Body lotion (119 ml)||12 bottles|
|Danish Butter Cookies||8 tins|
|Peardrax (1 litre)||10 bottles|