Empty Shelves in the Community Pantry at Care and Share

The Iron County Care and Share is asking for food donations to help fill the empty shelves of the community pantry. Partnered with the Iron County School District (ICSD), donations are accepted at any ICSD campus between September 17th – October 5th or Monday through Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the pantry. The community pantry is located at 222 West 900 North, Cedar City, Utah, 84721. Items in high need are tuna, peanut butter, canned fruit, meat and stews, cereal and crackers. Chris Continue reading →

April 2017 Pantry and Shelter by the Numbers

Received 45,317 into our warehouse Distributed 37,183 lbs of food Served 2,121 people in 125 households through our pantry Welcomed 49 NEW clients Shared 374 sack lunches Utilized 663 hours of volunteer power Supported 373 nights of Emergency Shelter, including 65 nights for children under 18 Served 1,181 nutritious meals to those in shelter #Fight Hunger #EndHomelessness #CedarCity

Recipe Tasting Days: Banana Nut Snack Bread and Peanut Butter and Jelly Granola Bars

Our Nutrition Coordinator Michele continues to wow our clients with recipe ideas and tastings that don’t tax your budget. Last week Michele whipped up a batch of Banana Nut Snack Bread that was moist, nutty and easy to make. This Thursday we are looking forward to Peanut Butter and Jelly Granola Bars. We know Michele won’t let us down and we are crossing our fingers for leftovers. Swing by The Pantry at Care and Share on Thursday, April 20 and have a sample. The tasting Continue reading →

10 in 60: Jackie Barnes, Receptionist

The employees and volunteers of Iron County Care and Share are vital to our success and make it possible to serve our community. We like to brag about our great team members and offer you a unique way to learn a bit about each: 10 in 60. We asked each team member to answer 10 fun questions in 60 seconds and we will share each with you. Jackie Barnes, Pantry Receptionist What three words describe you?  Dependable, Creative, Fun What is one thing you couldn’t Continue reading →