Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Cassi's Cabinets



I am interrupting my normal blogging schedule to share with you a very special project that is in need of your help! (I'm trying to sound very official, is it working??) 


Last week a friend of mine posted about Cassi's Cabinets on Facebook. I clicked on the link and as soon as I read about this project I knew I had to find a way to help! Who can say no to a group of young adults who are spending their summer finding a way to give back to their community?? When I was their age I was driving my little 1980's Honda Accord all over town, paging boys (yes, I had a pager back in the day) and tipping cows. (Disclaimer, I never physically tipped a cow myself but I might have been in the presence of those that did a time or two.)


Here is a little info about Cassi's Cabinets


Cassi's Cabinets is a service project to stock the pantry shelves of the Family Kitchens at Janet Weis Childrens Hospital at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, PA. The Project was started in honor of Cassi Choplick, a rising senior at Lewisburg High School who is undergoing treatment for Hodgkin's Lymphoma. When children are hospitalized at GMC, their families have access to Family Kitchens, but these kitchens are stocked through donation only, and currently the pantry shelves are low. 


The type of food that is needed is single serve, easy access foods that can be eaten on the go (and/or put in the microwave), such as granola bars, popcorn, snack sized chips, sandwich crackers, soup (microwaveable- not in a can), mac & cheese (single serving, in a bowl), breakfast bars, fruit cups, etc. Cassi's Cabinets Service Project is taking place during the month of July in downtown Lewisburg, PA and surrounding areas, and the first donation boxes are currently in place at the following locations:





LEWISBURG
Service 1st Lewisburg- 101 Walter Drive
Damon's Grill- 74 Walter Drive
The Sweet Shoppe- 611 Market St.
Vennaris- 610 Market St.
The Towne Tavern- 600 Market St.
La Casa (starting mid July)- 524 Market St.
Donald L. Heiter Community Center- 100 N. 5th St.
What's in Store?- 437 Market St.
Keeley's- 428 Market St.
The Lewisburg Studio- 425 Market St.
Barnes & Noble (Employees Only)- 400 Market St.
Dr. David Robinson, DMD, PC- 339 Market St.
Brushstrokes- 340 Market St.
Wilson Ross- 326 Market St.
Pizza Phi- 316 Market St.
Cherry Alley- 21 N. 3rd St.
University Hair- 30 N. 2nd St.
First Presbyterian Church- 18 Market St.
The Lewisburg Freez- 242 North Derr Drive/Rt. 15 North
The Freez Creamery & Deli- 2370 Old Turnpike Road (Brookpark Farm)
Public Library for Union County (LBG)- 255 Reitz Boulevard (Brookpark Farm)
Evangelical Community Hospital Nurses (starting 7/5, contact Jackie Mast for exact box location)- One Hospital Dr.
Bucknell University Fieldhouse/Coach Kevin Donner (Track & Field)

MILTON
YMCA Milton- 12 Bound Ave.

MONTOUR COUNTY
Montour County Courthouse- 29 Mill Street, Danville
Transit/Human Services- 112 Woodbine Lane, Danville
Wetzel Notary Services- 432 Mill Street, Danville
Service 1st Corporate- 1419 Montour Blvd, Danville
Service 1st Danville- 1207 Bloom Street, Danville

*For a full list of participating businesses, see our facebook page. "Like" us on Facebook for more information at 
https://www.facebook.com/cassiscabinets, or email us at cassicabinets@gmail.com.





Many of my readers are not from the area, but if you are and can in any way make a donation I know it will be very much appreciated! To help make your pennies stretch as far as possible for the most donation bang for your buck, I've put together a list of needed items that are on sale at local stores. You'll also find a few coupon match-ups (and even some printable coupons) so you can buy more for less! You don't have to write a huge check to give back (though I'm sure they would gladly accept that as well). I encourage you all to spend a couple bucks of your weekly grocery budget to pick up a few items for Cassi's Cabinets and drop them off at one of the above locations!


(I'll post a list each week throughout the month of July to keep checking back!)




Cassi’s Cabinets- Items for Donation
Week of July 3rd
WEIS
Del Monte Fruit Cups or Fruit Gels 2/$4
Jello-O Pudding Cups 2/$6
Kashi bars $2.99
Nissin Noodle Bowls or Chow Mein Noodles $.89
Kool-Aid Jammers 2/$4
Tastykake Family or 100 Calorie Packs 2/$5
Keebler Sandwich Crackers 2/$4
Kellogg’s Value Pack Bars (Special K, Nutri-Grain)$3.99
Weis Microwave Popcorn $1
Weis Quality Crunchy or Chewy Granola Bars 2/$4
Weis Quality Fruit Snacks 2/$3

CVS
Orville Redenbacher’s popcorn 3-4 pack 2/$5 (or $2.50 each)
Motts apple sauce 6 pack 3/$5 (or $1.66 each)
Cheez-It’s or Kellog’s Special K Crackers 2/$4 (or $2 each)
Planters Nut-rition BOGO
Gatorade Thirst Quencher 32 oz.or Sobe Lifewater 20 oz. BOGO 

Lipton Iced Tea 16.9 oz. bottles 12 pack $5.99
- $2.00 Extra Bucks Reward
Final price: $3.99 (after Extra Bucks Reward)

Dole Fruit Cups 4 pk 3/$5-$0.50/1 Dole Fruit Cups Printable
Final price: $1.17 each

Nabisco Wheat Thins Stix 8oz or Ritz Munchables 12.25 oz $2.49
-$1/1 Nabisco Wheat Thins Stix  -or-
-$1/1 Ritz Munchables
Final price: $1.49 

Chex Mix $1.00
Use $.50/1 Chex Mix (zip 80003)
Final Price: $.50

TARGET
Capri Sun 12 packs $3.99

Kool-aid Jammers $1.70

Kellogg’s Pop Tarts 8ct boxes starting at $1.99 or 12ct boxes $2.65
Use the $1/3 Kellogg’s Pop Tarts Target store coupon found here
Plus, stack with the $2/3 Kellogg’s Pop Tarts and or Pop Tarts Mini Crisps coupon found here (use zip 90210)
Final cost as low as $0.99 per 8ct box!

Clif Kid ZBar 6 Pack Box Asst. Varieties $3.49 (Regular Price)
Use the $1/1 Target store coupon found here
Plus, use the $1/1 coupon found in the 5/22 RP (some regions received $0.50/1 coupons)
Final cost as low as $1.49 each!

Kraft Veggie Mac and Cheese $1.29
Use the $.75/1 Kraft Macaroni and Cheese coupon
Final Price: $.54!

GIANT
Hunts Pudding Snack Packs $1
Kellogg’s Special K Bars $4.39
Kellogg’s Pop Tarts 2/$4
Healthy Choice Fresh Mixers or Marie Callender’s Home-Style Creations 2/$5
Nabisco 100 calorie packs 2/$5
Gatorade Thirst Quencher 32 oz. $0.88
Chef Boyardee Canned Pasta with Meat OR Mac & Cheese $1

Nabisco Nilla Wafers - $3.29
Use $1/2 Nabisco Cookies or Crackers, exp. 7/30/11 (Smart Source 06/19/11 insert)
$2.79 each after coupon

KMART
Sunny D $1
Sobe Life Water $1
Gatorade $0.88

BIG LOTS
Little Debbie Muffins 6 ct. assorted $2
Orville Redenbacher’s 6 pk. microwave popcorn $2.50
V8 6 pk. 11.5 oz. cans $3






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