1. Organize a food drive at your place of work and set a goal of a certain number of cans or items donated.
2. Donate money or food items, like aluminum roasting pans, canned corn or green beans, cranberry sauce, gravy mix, stuffing mix and even turkeys to your local food bank. ($15 will purchase a turkey and $45 a family meal). Www.foodbankofalaska.org.
3. If you cannot afford to donate money, you can always donate your time. Many churches of all faiths around your city need volunteers to help set up and distribute holiday meals (in Anchorage it is on November 23rd and 24th). Contact these organizations to volunteer or find a church close to you. Spenard Recreation Center. Mt View Community Center, Crosspoint Church, Central Lutheran Church, St. Patrick’s Church, and Joy Lutheran Church to name a few.