The most interesting food rescued today was 400 boxes of frozen Jimmy Dean Sausage, Egg & Cheese Croissant Sandwiches. City Rescue Mission was delighted to receive 1,200 of these sandwiches, which will be enough to serve breakfast at the mission for two days this week.
Here are three easy ways to raise money for Waste Not Want Not.
Just start using Yahoo! powered GoodSearch.com as your search engine and they’ll donate about a penny to Waste Not Want Not every time you do a search!
Do all of your shopping through their online shopping mall, GoodShop.com, where you can shop at more than 2,400 top online retailers . You pay the same price as you normally would, but a percentage of your purchase will be donated to Waste Not Want Not.
You can also enroll in the GoodDining program. Eat at over 10,000 participating restaurants nationwide and up to 6% of every dollar spent on the meal will be donated to Waste Not Want Not.
Here’s the web site — http://www.goodsearch.com.
Waste Not Participated in THE PLAYERS Championship: Birdies for Charity program for the first time this year and raised over $2,500. Anyone who made a donation to Waste Not as part of this community-based fundraiser was eligible to win a trip for two to the 2011 President’s Cup in Australia. We will be participating again in 2012. Look for next year’s grand prize to be announced soon.
Park Avenue Dental, our first corporate sponsor, has granted our wish for a new website. They have hired Randy Benton of Computer Technology Services to create this beautiful site.
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