January 26, 2017 Diane Gardner

Help Yourself – Every Friday!

Especially for those agencies that serve in Mesa, Tempe or Gilbert – did you know that UFB operates every Friday a Help Yourself Co-Op program where meat, produce and dry goods can be purchased for $20.00?   Let your pantry visitors know of this unique service for them!

January 27th’s Menu $20 package includes:

  • Produce 8.5lbs (or more) – Bananas, golden apples, carrots and onions
  • Meat  – Ground beef 1 lb pack, Whole Fryer Chicken, 1lb pack Bologna, and 1lb pack of Hot dogs PLUS
    ground turkey OR ground beef OR bacon (all 1lb packs).
  • Dry Goods: Spaghetti pasta, spaghetti sauce, mixed fruit and canned tuna

You can also purchase extra meat bags for $13.00.

Help Yourself clients can also make selections from a variety of complimentary items like breads and pastries, dairy and deli products.  This week’s walk through items are bell peppers, bread, tomatoes, egg plant, salad mix and potatoes.

The program offers a great opportunity for anyone who’d like to make the most of their food budgets; weekly or monthly. There are no qualifying requirements or limits and is open to the public.

Hours are 8 a.m. to 12 noon at our Javelina Volunteer Annex  at 358 East Javelina, Mesa, AZ.