With 90 pounds of groceries going to the 120 needy seniors in our Senior Citizen Project every month, and our summer Feed the Kids program fast approaching, there is a lot of food that goes out of HSP. Many may wonder how all of this food manages to get sorted and into the hands of those who need it. Readers who are familiar with the popular Harry Potter series of books may be picturing a sorting hat; a hat which can sort people simply by being placed on their heads. Of course, HSP is committed to helping those dealing with the real world problem of hunger, so a fantasy solution like a sorting hat is a no go for us. Luckily, HSP has been blessed with so many wonderful volunteers who have put on their sorting hats, metaphorically of course, to help HSP reach needy seniors and families by sorting food.
We are so fond of these individuals, and the fantastic service they do for the sake of the needy people we serve, we are always looking for more, eager helpers to keep them company. If you think sorting food for the needy is a service you’d be interested in doing, consider joining our Monday Morning Food Sorting Crew. The group meets at our center in