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Thanksgiving Food Basket Drive

Date: November 10, 2019Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Jewish Family Service of San Diego provides Thanksgiving Food Packages and other holiday items to isolated and lonely seniors.

Your donations of canned goods and holiday treats will brighten the lives of many during the holiday season.

You can make a difference!

  • Use a small laundry basket or re-usable grocery bags

  • Fill with non-perishable canned or dried foods such as: boxed instant mashed potatoes, boxed
    or bagged stu ng, canned cranberry sauce, yams or pumpkin, canned vegetables (peas, carrots, green beans, corn, squash), canned fruit (pineapple, mandarin oranges, peaches), pie mix or crust, turkey gravy, chicken broth/soup, poultry seasoning, spices, salt and pepper, applesauce, tea bags and/or co ee, hot cocoa and/or cider mix, sweets (cookies, candy, mints), box of Jell-O or pudding, marshmallows, small bottled water or juice, salad dressing, cooking oil.


    Boxed instant mashed potatoes
    Boxed or bagged stuffing
    Canned cranberry sauce
    Canned yams or pumpkin
    Canned vegetables: peas, carrots, green beans, corn, squash

    Canned fruit: pineapple, mandarin oranges, peaches Pix mix or crust
    Turkey gravy
    Chicken broth/soup




    Paper plates, cups, napkins Doilies
    Aluminum foil pans Aluminum foil

    Plastic platter/bowl Dishwashing liquid
    Festive disposable table cloth Plastic utensils, serving pieces Festive hand and dishtowels Trivet
    Table decorations

    Poultry seasoning, spices, salt and pepper Applesauce
    Tea bags and/or coffee
    Hot cocoa and/or cider mix

    Sweets: cookies, candy, mints Box of Jell-O or pudding Marshmallows
    Small bottled water or juice Salad dressing

    Cooking oil

    Turkey baster
    Turkey lacer
    Turkey pop-up thermometer Parchment paper
    Throw blanket
    Oven mitt
    Recipe books
    Thanksgiving Knick-Knacks Placemats
    Perfume/Talc or Powder gift sets


  • A $10 Grocery Gift Card

  • Please send or deliver your baskets to Temple Solel by Sunday, November 10 by 3:00pm

  • Help us maintain our record for the most baskets ever donated from one location

  • Get together with your havurah, scout troop, book club, friends or family and create baskets as a fun project

    If you are unable to deliver or for more information,
    please contact Risé Edney, 858.361.8326 or