Orders are due no later than April 6 for the SHARE Iowa Inc. food packages available in April.
Orders can be placed locally by calling the Sieda Community Action office at 472-6140 or Claudia Greenig at 472-3569.
Pickup will be at 8 a.m. April 21 at the Fairfield Eagles Club.
Several different packages are available; participants can purchase one or more in any combination.
The $28 Best Value Package includes: 18 ounces Simply Smart lightly breaded chicken cutlets; 16 ounces Coleman natural cooked burgers; four corndogs; 1 pound ham steak; two 10-ounce bean and cheese burritos; potatoes, leaf lettuce, cauliflower, peppers, apples and oranges.
The $14.50 Grocery Package includes: two 10-ounce bean and cheese burritos; potatoes, leaf lettuce, cauliflower, peppers, apples and oranges.
The $14.50 Meat-Only Package includes: 18 ounces Simply Smart lightly breaded chicken cutlets; 16 ounces Coleman natural cooked burgers; four corndogs; 1 pound ham steak.
The $40 Meal Deal includes: 1 pound ground beef; 18 ounces chicken cutlets; 1 pound turkey medallions; chicken breast portions; 1 pound turkey burgers; 1 pound Porky?s regular bratwurst; 1 pound ham steak; 2 pounds French fries; 1 pound frozen broccoli; 6 ounce mashed potatoes; 14.5 ounce green beans; 6 ounce chicken stuffing mix; 16 ounce long-grain white rice; 8 ounces shredded cheddar; 16 ounce elbow macaroni; 10 ounce yellow cake mix; 15 ounces pork and beans; potatoes, lettuce, apples. The box has enough food to make seven family meals; meal ideas are included in the box.
The $20 Honeysuckle Boneless Turkey Breasts Box includes: one 4 pound plain turkey breast and one 4 pound smoky barbecue turkey breast.
The $25 Chicken Chunk Special includes: two 5 pound bags of fully cooked breaded chicken chunks.
The $20 Cheeseburger Special includes: 12 6.8-ounce Ballpark bacon double cheese burger sandwiches.
Participants who order one of the main food packages also have the option to order ?choice? and ?bonus? items.
The choice items for April are:
? An $8 Pie Combo, which includes one 8 inch banana cream pie and one 10 inch lemon cream pie. Both are ready to thaw and serve.
? A $16.50 Chicken Wings Box, which includes a 5 pound bag of fully cooked, oven roasted wings.
? A $20 Sandwich Variety Box, with six sandwiches each of cheeseburgers, egg and cheese, chicken melts, and sausage and cheese.
? A $16 Shullsburg Picnic Pack, with six 8-ounce packages of summer sausage, beef sticks, cheese curds, Colby-jack block and Colby block.
The bonus items are:
? One pound of butter for $2.99.
? 36 ounces of soft, gourmet, twist pretzels.
Food packages are subject to changes.
SHARE Iowa Inc. is a nonprofit food buying group that offers good, nutritious products at a reduced cost through a volunteer-run, community-based distribution system.
Everyone is welcome to participate; there are no membership fees and no income guidelines. But because part of the focus of SHARE is to promote volunteer service, participants are encouraged to spend some time volunteering with an activity of their choice to help make their community a better place.
For information, call Greenig, the Sieda Community Action office or SHARE?s main office at 800-344-1107, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the website www.shareiowa.org.