November 15th-19th is Hunger Awareness week and the Oregon-Davis Jr/Sr High School National Honor Society is sponsoring a food drive to help local food banks. They are asking for food to help provide Thanksgiving meals for needy families and non-perishable items for the local food banks. Canned corn, canned green beans, stuffing mix, potatoes, sweet potatoes, noodles, boxed crackers, cord bread mix, bread, canned pumpkin, canned cranberries and juice are some of the items needed to help families enjoy their Thanksgiving meals. Monetary donations will be used to purchase a turkey and other perishable items.
The Oregon-Davis students will be dressing up throughout the week in recognition of this event. On Monday, the students will be wearing sunglasses, tesday is Hat Day, Wednesday is Favorite Jersey Day, Thursday is Camouflage Day, and Friday is dress as your favorite Indian or Pilgrim. The students are encouraged to bring in fifty cents each day and a food item.
For more information, call the High School at (574) 867-4561.