SFFB Food Drive at Safeway - 145 Jackson St. - 6 Volunteers

  • November 23, 2013 · 10:00 AM

We will be handing out flyers (above) in front of Safeway to encourage customers to buy a pre-filled bag of groceries in support of San Francisco Food Bank.

Bags contain canned tuna, pasta, pasta sauce, green beans, and peanut butter. Once purchased, customers can deposit the bag directly into an SFFB container as they leave Safeway.

The goal is to make it as easy as possible to donate food by allowing customers to give at the time of purchase.

We will also be providing contribution envelopes to those customers who would rather mail a money contribution. 

You may wish to bring your family or friends, in which case just add them to your RSVP. It's a great way to learn and to teach your teens about community food issues during the holidays. Please be advised, each small child no younger than four must be accompanied by one adult - one small child to one adult. 

Space is limited and they fill up quickly, so RSVP soon! Remember to ink that day and time on your calendar so you don't forget!

Available Locations:
350 Bay St.
5290 Diamond Heights Blvd.
145 Jackson St
2020 Market St.
3350 Mission St.
4950 Mission St.
1335 Webster St.

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  • Dana

    We were a small mighty team that brought in several donations, and certainly planted the idea of donating in many more people. The Safeway staff was very supportive. Thanks to all.

    November 24, 2013

    • Eric

      Thanks for helping organize. It was nice meeting you and the other volunteers, and working for a good cause.

      November 24, 2013

    • Maisy

      hi Dana, glad to hear u had a mightily successful day. that's exactly what we were there for. love hearing it. our Safeway staff was supportive, too. thank you, again, for your help. you and all of sfgt's attendees are why we succeed. thank you.

      November 24, 2013

  • Dana

    HI Maisy,

    Yes, I will host. Although I don't have a car. Anything that can be carried on the bus will work. Since I am the only volunteer so far, I just sent an email inviting many of my friends. my shirt size is xl,

    November 17, 2013

    • Dana

      Hi Maisy, I thought you sent me some details such as links to the webpage. Now I can't find them. Did I imagine it?

      November 18, 2013

    • Maisy

      well, I mentioned the flyer we'll be handing out is embedded in this webpage. it's just up there. that bag of groceries. that's the flyer we'll be handing out. is this what's on you're mind? don't worry, i'm scheduled to provide those on Thursday.

      November 19, 2013

  • Maisy

    hi dana, ty for rsvping. your help is greatly appreciated. I need to know your t-shirt size, please? I have a few mediums but mostly large and x-large. also, would u be interested in hosting this shift?

    November 16, 2013

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