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January Food $en$e Orders Due

OSWEGO, NY – Any residents of Oswego that would like to make their food dollars go farther may place their orders for January Food $en$e packages until 3 p.m. on January 9.

Food items included in the December Food Sense package. January orders are due by January 9 and may be picked up on January 22.
Food items included in the December Food Sense package. January orders are due by January 9 and may be picked up on January 22.

The January package contains meatballs, Italian sausage, pollock fillets, breaded veal patties, pepperoni pizza, spaghetti, spaghetti sauce, frozen vegetables, diced tomatoes, 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 January specials at various prices include pork roast, popcorn chicken, perch fillets, American cheese, French fries, stuffed chicken and Hot Pockets meatball sandwiches.

Orders must be placed in person at the Salvation Army Worship and Service Center, 73 W. Second St., Oswego, by 3 p.m. on January 9 and orders must be picked up on January 22 between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Orders cannot be taken by phone.

The Food $en$e program is a service of the Food Bank of Central New York.

A basic assortment of food items is offered each month, along with a number of specials.

Any Oswego families wishing to stretch their food dollars may use the program.

There are no restrictions on the number of items one may buy and there are no income limitations.

The Oswego County Salvation Army is the official site for the city of Oswego.

The Oswego County Salvation Army Corps provides fresh-cooked meals five days each week in both Fulton and Oswego, groceries from its food pantries, and many other services to individuals and families in need throughout Oswego County.

This year’s Christmas Kettle Campaign needs to raise $106,000 to support the work of the Army all year long.

There are still opportunities for individuals and families, as well as organizations and groups of all kinds to lend a hand.

Call the special Red Kettle line at 315-207-3359 or stop at the office at 73 W. Second St., to volunteer or ask questions.