Give Thanks! Peninsula School Thanksgiving Dinner
Organized by: Reuben Berlin
EVENT DATE Nov 27, 2014
Fundraiser for Thanksgiving Dinner to held for students and families of Peninsula K-8 School of North Portland.
We have recived a $1000.00 Anonymous Donation to Peninsula PTA for the Thanksgiving Dinner beyong the number totaled on thsi website.
The Peninsula PTA is a non-profit and tax deduction information will be provided to each donation at the conclusion of the fundraising effort.
Peninsula school has over 70% of their students qualify for the federal free or reduced lunch program.
This fundraiser hopes to give Thanksgiving dinner to 40 - 50 Peninsula families, serving roughly 200 people.
The meal will be a classic Thanksgiving spread prepared by a local caterer.
The proposed menu:
Northwest All-natural roasted turkey with perfect home-style gravy
Vegetarian corn and sweet potato stuffing
Real cream mashed Idaho potatoes
Organic green beans sautéed with fresh garlic and rosemary
Organic garden salads with balsamic dressing and bleu cheese on the side
House made cranberry relish
Grand Central Honey wheat rolls and butter
Pumpkin and Apple Pies with real whipped cream
$3000 will cover all food, cooking, tableware and rentals. Any funds over our goal will go to fund a 2015 Thanksgiving Dinner and remain with the Peninsula K-8 PTA. All funds go directly to Peninsula School Parent/Teachers Association (PTA) and are tax deductible.
Donations are gladly accepted.
Thank you for considering making a donation to bring a Thanksgiving meal to families in need.
Best to you and your family,
Cara Cocchiarella - Peninsula Teacher