Any residents of Oswego that would like to make their food dollars go farther may order August Food $en$e packages until 3 p.m. on Friday, August 12.
All Oswego area residents may use the program. There are no income limitations and no restrictions on the number of items one may buy.
The August package contains pork kabobs, Salisbury patties, breaded fish fillets, deli-sliced turkey, tuna fish, fresh cole slaw, macaroni and cheese, frozen corn, spaghetti rings, Mandarin oranges, and fresh produce.
Payment of $15.50 or by EBT card must accompany the order. Complete size and price information will be available at the time of ordering and the order form may be seen on Facebook: The Salvation Army – Oswego County Corps.
Additional August specials at various prices include stuffed chicken breasts, BBQ pork ribs, beef patties, sweet potato fries, American cheese, chicken tenders, and Hot Pockets pepperoni sandwiches. Specials may be ordered with or without ordering the monthly package.
Orders may be placed in person at the Salvation Army Worship and Service Center, 73 W. Second St., Oswego, Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.., through August 12 at 3 p.m.
Food orders must be picked up on Thursday, August 25, between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Bring your copy of the order form.
The Food $en$e program is a service of the Food Bank of Central New York.
The Oswego County Salvation Army is the official site for the city of Oswego and vicinity. A basic assortment of food items is offered each month, along with a number of specials.
The Oswego County Salvation Army Corps provides fresh-cooked meals five days each week in both Fulton and Oswego, groceries from its food pantries, winter garments, and many other services to individuals and families in need throughout Oswego County.
Persons wishing to know more about The Salvation Army or offer voluntary service, are invited to call 343-6491, or stop at the office at 73 W. Second St., Oswego, between 1 and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.