Food $en$e is a monthly food distribution program for individuals and families who want help stretching their monthly food budget. Baldwinsville residents who want to participate this month should sign-up at Canton Woods Senior Center (76 Canton St. in the village) by 11:30 a.m. Oct. 18, pre-paying $15.50 in cash (or food stamps) for the food package. Food packages will be ready for pick-up after 12:45 p.m. Wednesday Oct. 27 at the center.
The October Food $en$e package includes the following:
One pound of ground beef, gnocchi and frozen carrots; two pounds boneless chicken thighs; 12 ounces of turkey bacon and polish sausage; tuna fish (5 ounces); apple pie slices (two 4.5 ounces); mixed vegetable (14.5 ounces); fruit salad (15 ounces); and two fresh produce.
Additional October specials include: breaded shrimp (3 pounds) for $11.50; meatloaf (2 pounds) for $5.50; stuffed pork chops (2 pounds) for $7; Tilapia fillets (2 pounds) for $5.50; popcorn chicken (10 pounds) for $11.50; and shoe string fries (4.5 pounds) for $3.
Food $en$e is available to anyone wishing to extend their household's food budget and there are no restrictions on the number of Food $en$e packages one can buy.