ST. CLOUD --  It's time to clean out your pantry or grab a few extra items on your next trip to the grocery store. The Pack the Porches fundraiser is back. Tomorrow (Friday) from 7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. anyone can donate food or cash to the Catholic Charities Food Shelf.

You can drop off goods at any of the three metro locations including the Pioneer Place, St. Cloud Hyundai and Sartell's Health Partners Clinic.

Anyone who donates will get a free cup of coffee.

Some of the recommended donations include:

  • canned fruit juice
  • hot and dry cereal
  • hearty soups
  • canned or boxed main dishes
  • sugar
  • flour
  • coffee
  • tea
  • hot chocolate
  • pancake/biscuit mix
  • diapers
  • toilet paper
  • feminine sanitary products
  • toothpaste and laundry/dish soup

Cash donations are highly encouraged.

Drop of location addresses:

Pioneer Place: 22 5th Ave S, St Cloud, MN 56301

St. Cloud Hyundai: 900 2nd St. S, Waite Park, MN 56387

Health Partners Clinic: 2251 Connecticut Ave. S, Sartell MN 56377