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Lighthouse Thanksgiving Program 2021

Lighthouse is excited to continue our Thanksgiving program for families in need this year. We hope to serve more families this year than ever before, and we need your help!

Donate to the Thanksgiving Program!

Thanksgiving Food Drive

Below is a wish list of items for our annual Thanksgiving program.
You can also host a virtual food drive by sending items directly to us from our Amazon Wish List! If you order from the Amazon Wish List, please include your name and contact information in the “Gift Message” section so we know who the donation came from.

Click here to view the Amazon Wish List.
Click here for a downloadable Thanksgiving Drive flyer.

Dessert Mixes – Brownies, Cookies, Cake, Muffins
Canned Yellow Vegetables (14-15 oz)
Canned Green or Mixed Vegetables (14-15 oz)
Canned Yams (15-30 oz)
Boxed Mashed Potatoes (preferred) or Boxed Scalloped Potatoes
Pie Filling (pumpkin preferred, 15-30 oz)

Pie Crust Mix – No premade pie crusts
Boxed Stuffing (6-12 oz)
Gravy (packets preferred, 3-12 oz)
Canned Soup (Cream of Mushroom preferred, 10-11 oz)
Canned Fruit (14 – 16 oz)
Boxed Macaroni and Cheese (7-8 oz)
Jello (1-2 oz)

We are currently low on yams, gravy, mac and cheese, boxed potatoes, jiffy pie crust, pie filling, and dessert mixes.

Thanksgiving Drop-Off Information

Drop-Off Location
Lighthouse Warehouse (Formerly Playtime Gym)
2230 Mall Drive East, Waterford Township, MI

Drop-Off Date/Time
Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays
October 18 – November 15
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

You MUST schedule your drop-off with us! Please email marci@lighthousemi.org to schedule a time.

To streamline the food sorting process, please try to have all your food separated into like items.
We are limited on staff and volunteers and this will help us tremendously!

Donate to the Thanksgiving Program!

Are you interested in volunteering with us this Thanksgiving?

Volunteer – Sort & Organize Food
Volunteer – Pack Food Boxes
Volunteer – Distribute Food Boxes

Do you have questions about our Thanksgiving Program?
Please check out our Frequently Asked Questions!