Special November Hours and Events at HCC’s Dayton Food Pantry

Dayton, Nevada – The Dayton Food Pantry will be closed both Monday and Tuesday, November 10th and 11th due to Veterans Day.

The Pantry will also have special hours and events during the Thanksgiving season (details below). For more information, please call (775) 246-7834.

Turkey Distribution: Thanksgiving turkeys or whole chickens will be distributed by the Dayton Food Pantry on Saturday November 15th at Sutro Elementary School, 190 Dayton Village Parkway in Dayton from noon to 3pm.

Thankgiving Season Hours: The Pantry, located at 4 Enterprise Way, will be open November 17th through November 21st for all who are not able to attend the distribution on Saturday November 15th. The Dayton Pantry will be closed November 24th through November 28th so that volunteers can enjoy the holiday with their families.

Thanksgiving Food Drives at Dayton School, Boys and Girls Clubs: Every school and all of the Boys and Girls Club sites in Dayton are pitching in by having a Thanksgiving food drive to gather nonperishable side dish items such as canned vegetables. Items can be brought to your child’s classroom or dropped in donation barrels at Boys and Girls Club units in Dayton (check with your child’s school or BGC unit for details).

Cash Donations Welcomed: The Dayton Food Pantry is also welcoming tax deductible cash donations so turkeys and chickens can be purchased in bulk at reduced prices. Donations can be mailed to Healthy Communities Coalition, ATTENTION: Dayton Food Pantry, P.O. Box 517, Dayton, Nevada 89403.

Normal Hours: The Dayton Pantry normally hosts a monthly distribution at Sutro Elementary School (see below for dates and times), and the Pantry also normally offers emergency food boxes Monday-Thursday between 10am-4pm at their location off Highway 50 in Dayton at 4 Enterprise Way.

What: USDA Commodities Saturday Distribution Schedule for 2014 and 2015
Where: Sutro Elementary School, 190 Dayton Village Parkway, Dayton
When: From noon to 3 PM on the dates below only:

November 15, 2014
December 20, 2014
January 17, 2015February 21, 2015
March 21, 2015
April 18, 2015
May 16, 2015