Donate Food (or $) and We’ll Give You Socks!

Join the Mast Shoes Team in a food drive to fight hunger in our community.

From November 8 – November 30, 2019 Mast Shoes is hosting a benefit for Food Gatherers.

To participate, bring at least $20 worth of groceries (from the most needed items list below)* to Mast Shoes and we’ll give you a pair of Smartwool socks (a $25 value).

Don’t feel like shopping for groceries? You’re welcome to make a $20 (or more) donation of cash or check instead (in person at Mast Shoes in order to get your socks).

In Washtenaw County, 1 in 7 of our neighbors suffers from food insecurity. This means 6 in 7 of us can work to change this. We hope you’ll join the fight against hunger where we live.

Our Goal Is To Raise 5,000 Meals in November!

1.2 lbs of food = 1 meal
$5 = 15 meals

Please Donate Items On This List (they’re what is needed most):

Low Sodium Hearty Soups (Beef, Chili, Chicken, etc.)
Low Sodium Canned Meats (Tuna, Chicken, etc.)
Low Sodium or No Salt Canned Vegetables
Canned or Packaged Pasta
Beans (canned or dry)
Cereal & Oatmeal
Granola Bars
Nut Butters & Jelly (Plastic Jars)
Baby Food & Formula (Plastic Jars)
Ensure & Other Nutritional Supplement Drinks

We are unable to accept food donations past their expiration date.

About Food Gatherers

We’re very fortunate to have Food Gatherers serving our community. Food Gatherers exists to alleviate hunger and eliminate its causes in our community. They distribute 6.6 million pounds of food annually through 170 partners and programs serving Washtenaw County. Food Gatherers fights hunger efficiently. They regard the gifts of food, money and time that they receive as a sacred trust to be administered for the most effective hunger relief possible.

Food Gatherers is committed to distributing safe, usable, nutritious, and appealing food and believe that food is a basic human right. Join the Mast Shoes Team in helping Food Gatherers support our community!

Follow these simple steps to participate in Mast Shoes Food Drive:

  1. Gather $20 or more worth of food from the most needed list above OR come to Mast Shoes and donate $20 or more to Food Gatherers (we have donation forms for you to fill out).
  2. Pick your pair of socks! (one per person please)

Mast Shoes & Food Gatherers Thank You!