Ray Scarpelli along with the Ray Autogroup donates annually to the Grant Township Food Pantry. To learn more about Ray Scarpelli and the rest of the Scarpelli family, stop by the Ray Chevrolet dealership or browse through the rest of the Ray Scarpelli website!
This November, Ray Chevrolet in Fox Lake held their 5th annual food drive to collect non-perishable food items for the Grant Township Food Pantry. Community members helped those in need by bringing in non-perishable food and toiletry items to Ray Chevrolet all month long.
In coordination with the food drive, Ray Chevrolet also rented out a room at the Fox Lake Movie Theater for an exclusive pre-release showing of The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1 on Wednesday November 19th at 7:00 pm. Customers who donated 10 or more items at the Ray Chevrolet food drive received a pair of tickets the pre-release private screening.
“We are excited to be holding the food drive again this year to help those in need in our community,” said Ray Scarpelli, President at Ray Chevrolet. “Last year we donated an entire Silverado pickup truck full of food to Grant Township, and we hope to exceed that this year.”
All food items donated went to the Grant Township food pantry. The following items are in high demand:
Pancake mix and syrup, peanut butter and jelly, Jell-O and pudding mix, chicken and dumplings, chili and sloppy joe, skillet dinners, canned meat, canned vegetables, soup: canned and dry, canned potatoes, canned yams, pork and beans, pasta and sauce, canned pasta, beef stew, canned fruit, packaged mashed potatoes, juice and drink mixes, dry beans and rice, crackers, cereal, ramen noodles, macaroni and cheese, canned tuna and salmon, cake and frosting mixes, snacks, condiments, coffee and tea, stuffing, pie fillings, crust mix, gravy, dish soap, toilet paper, Kleenex, and toiletries.
About Grant Township Food Pantry
Located at 26725 W. Molidor Road, Ingleside, IL, 60041, the Grant Township Food Pantry services those in need by providing food and other essential non-perishable goods at no cost. Hours of operation are Monday – Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. however it is recommended to call the pantry at (847) 740-2233 to confirm hours before visiting.
Grant Township will supply emergency food for those residents who are in the need of assistance. Each family will receive non-perishable food according to their family size.