DIY Neighborhood Food Drive

Our food pantries are in need. Please help us replenish their empty shelves!

This activity will earn you 2 hours of community service.


Download General Food Drive Letter

Fill in Date and Time that you will be picking up bag of donated items. The date should be no less than 2 days and no longer than 1 week after dropping off empty bag.

Attach letter to Brown Paper Grocery Bags (if they are thin please double bag)

Distribute at least 10 bags with donation letters attached to neighbors on your block. (please place bag on front door knob or lay up against door) Do not place bag in mailbox.

On pick up date go to neighbor’s houses and pick up the donated bags.

Donated bags can be dropped off at our office (525 Half Hollow Road, Dix Hills NY 11746 9am-4:30pm) or you can donate bags to local religious institution or food pantry.

***If you drop off donated items to any one other than REACH CYA don’t forget to take a photo and send it to us ( as proof of your great, kind work!