Mayor's 8th Annual Food Drive
Posted on 11/02/2021

Mayor Neil Johnson’s 8th Annual Food Drive
November 15 – 19, 2021

Food and meals are a celebration that bring families together during the holidays. Unfortunately, for those facing food insecurity, this is a stressful time to provide for their children and ensure food is available.

In the spirit of the holidays, Mayor Neil Johnson, in partnership with the Bonney Lake Food Bank and Murrey’s Disposal, would like to ask for your support in making the holiday a little brighter for those facing food insecurity. Please consider donating food or funds to support the more than 1,000 families of the Bonney Lake Food Bank during the Mayor’s 8th Annual Food Drive, Nov. 15-19, 2021.

To donate food
Murrey’s Disposal is making it simple to donate food items. Bonney Lake residents will receive a plastic bag in the mail to place your nonperishable food donations next to your garbage cart by 7:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 17.

The biggest need for holiday meals right now:

  • Boxed stuffing
  • Cornbread mix
  • Instant mashed potato flakes
  • Cream of mushroom soup
  • Canned or packet gravy
  • Canned green beans
  • Canned pumpkin
  • Canned cranberry sauce
  • Canned yams
  • French fried onions
  • Mini marshmallows
  • Sugar
  • All purpose flour
  • Salt & pepper
  • Jell-O

Additional helpful items:

  • Peanut butter in plastic jars
  • Canned tomato products
  • Canned meats (tuna, chicken)
  • Soups, stews, and chili
  • Pasta and sauces
  • Rice

If you would like to participate but are unable to leave items curbside, please consider dropping off your food donation at one of the following locations:

  • Bonney Lake Food Bank, 24015 SR 410, Buckley
  • City offices (Police Department, Justice & Municipal Center, Senior Center, or Public Works Center)
  • If you have a school-aged children, several of the Bonney Lake area schools will also be hosting a food drive around the same time.

To donate funds
Would you like to make a monetary donation to help provide a complete holiday meal? Click here to donate online.  

Thank you for your generosity in helping take care of our community members.