Are you working on the Summer Squeeze Challenge!

hunger doesnt take summer vacationSummer is coming, which brings higher grocery bills for families when children are home from school. Food pantry requests increase, and donations can be slim during summer months.

You can make a difference!

Host a food drive to benefit Irving Cares in March or April and win recognition & bragging rights for a year! Award certificates will be given for the largest food  and dollar donations during the Summer Squeeze Challenge:

  • Individual
  • Organization (e.g. subdivision, faith group, civic club, etc.)
  • Business
  • School

Recruit your team now!  Gather co-workers, friends, neighbors and family for an award winning food drive!  Remember, your team gets credit for every pound of food AND every dollar donated!

To arrange pick up of your Summer Squeeze food drive, please contact Kyle Taylor, Coordinator of Volunteers, at [email protected].

Awards will also be given in each of these categories for highest percentage increase of food/dollar donation over last year’s donation during the Summer Squeeze Challenge.

Emergency AssistanceAre you working on the Summer Squeeze Challenge!