Plano Metro Rotary club has joined with the other four Rotary clubs of Plan to participate in a 5,000 lb food collection for Minnie's Food Pantry. To help us meet this huge goal, start collecting items, and store them at your home until we are ready to gather all items together. The following lists are the most requested items year-round as well as specifically for the Thanksgiving Give Away.

Most Requested Items

Peanut Butter and Jelly
Kids snack item: pop tarts, granola bars, jello cups
Canned meats like tuna, stew and chili
Boxed mashed potatoes
Canned Fruit
Pasta & pasta sauce
Canned or Packaged Beans
Boxed meals
Rice (one pound bags)
Soap, deodorant, toothbrush, toothpaste
Laundry detergent
Toilet paper
Cleaning supplies

Minnie’s Food Pantry

2016 Thanksgiving Give Away

While you are out shopping to prepare for your holiday meal, please consider adding a few extra items to your cart for a family in need!

Items Needed:

  • 5,000 Jiffy Cornbread Mix 
  • 2, 500 Cake Mix 
  • 2,500 Icing 
  • 2,500 Boxes of Oatmeal 
  • 2,500 Boxed Potatoes 
  • 2,500 Boxed Stuffing or Bagged Rice 
  • 5,000 Cans of Green Beans 
  • 5,000 Cans of Corn 
  • 5,000 Canned Fruit 
  • 2,500 Cranberry Sauce 
  • 2,500 Cream of Mushroom Soup 
  • 2,500 Packs of Hawaiian Sweet Rolls 
  • 2,500 Cooking oil 
  • 2,500 Mac & Cheese

The media has been notified of our goal, so start collecting! This is a great opportunity to serve the community and show them all what Plano Metro is made of!