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Commission for Women Salvation Army Thanksgiving Basket Collection

November 1 to November 10

PENN STATE COMMISSION for WOMEN presents Salvation Army Thanksgiving Basket Collection

The Salvation Army hopes to provide 500+ holiday meal baskets to families and individuals in need within our community. Please sign up to provide ALL of the following items to be used for one complete basket. Consider signing up to fill a basket on your own or work with colleagues and friends!

Completed Baskets Due by Friday, Nov. 10

SIGN UP: 2023 PSCFW Salvation Army Thanksgiving Basket Sign up

Instant mashed potatoes (1 large box)
Stuffing Mix (1 large box)
Cranberry sauce (2 cans)
Turkey gravy mix (2 packets or cans)
Green beans (2, 14 oz. cans)
Mixed vegetables or corn (2, 14 oz. cans)
Applesauce or fruit cocktail (1 large can or plastic jar)
Jiffy pie mix and canned pie filling (30 oz) OR
Family size boxed dessert mix (one step, easy mixes are the best)
Rice or Noodles (1 lb. dry bag)

*Please purchase all non-perishable items that are properly sealed and not out of date.
*Please do not purchase any glass jars! They break in the boxes – makes a mess!
*Please pack items in plastic or reusable grocery bags. You can also pack in a box!
*Please do not add anything “extra” (decor, candy, extra food). All baskets are re-packed so they all look the same and can be given out fairly to our clients.



Sherie Wylie: COM Crescent entrance—please call 717-531-8324 to arrange drop-off time

Megan Zimmerman: 35 Hope Drive Pediatric Specialties, front desk

Elizabeth Case: Lancaster Pediatric Specialties, front desk

Terri Smith: SSB 2nd floor lobby

Laura Anselmi: Westview Parking Garage—Thursday, Nov. 9 and Friday, Nov. 10 from 8:30-10 a.m.—please call 310-254-4294 or email

Amanda Cai: 200 Campus Drive (Ent. 2), Penn State Heart and Vascular Institute – IO Silver Clinic Suite 600

Danielle Henry-Casantini: PSH St. Joseph Medical Center, 2500 Bernville Rd – drop off at front desk


November 1
November 10
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Commission for Women
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