The Mustard Seed
We support The Mustard Seed in Red Deer, AB by volunteering our time for various functions that need our physical support, such as cleaning, meal preparation, serving meals and so on.
Throughout the year we help provide donations and items needed.
We are always looking for more volunteers,
please contact the Office for the Rep info.
A list of items needed, address and hours of operation are available HERE
We formed a team to participate in
In February 2022 we raised
School Lunch Program
School Lunch Program August 2022 - June 2023
From Barbara Bosch, SLP Coordintor
We have prepared and delivered 94,744 lunches the past school year!! (from Aug 10– June 29) . This is huge! So many full tummies at school because of you, your hard work and dedication! Our biggest day was an incredible 621 lunches. Wow!!
I would like to share some interesting stats with you.
In the 2022 – 2023 school year, we used the following:
307 cases of cheese slices - $ 14,235.59 worth
613 cases of apples - $34,548.25
90 Pails of jam - $ 6,162.74
78,729 dozen buns $187,365.02
58 X 15 kg Pails of margarine = $ 3,677.20 (almost 2000 lbs!)
132 Cases of ham = $ 13,069.47 (purchased ham only - does not include donated ham)
171 Cases of turkey = $ 19,196.21 (purchased turkey only - does not include donated turkey)
An average of 250 lbs of carrots each week – totalling a huge 9250 lbs in a year!! That’s a lot of carrot sticks!!!