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Wheaton Chamber Collecting Food for Make A Difference Day

The Wheaton Chamber is collecting items for Make A Difference Day, Oct. 22.

Wheaton Chamber Collecting Food for Make A Difference Day

The will host its annual "Stuff-A-Truck" with food event to benefit the for Make A Difference Day on Oct. 22. 

Food drive list:


-canned fruit in light syrup or own juices

-no sugar added applesauce

-dried fruits (raisins)

-Fruit Leather (100%)

-100% fruit juice

-low sugar jellies/jams (sold in plastic containers)

-Baby food fruit


-low sodium or “no-salt” canned veggies

-low sodium tomato juice/V-8

-canned tomato products

-canned white/sweet potatoes and other low-calorie canned veggies

-boxed powdered or flaked potatoes (with no additives)

-light salsa and pasta sauces

-baby food vegetables

-vegetable soups


-brown or wild rice

-whole-wheat/whole-grain pastas, cereals and crackers

-plain or low-sugar oatmeal

-granola bars

-Low-fat all-purpose mixes


-powdered milk

-shelf stable milk or soy milk (in box)

-Fat-free pudding

-processed cheese (ex. Velveeta)

-Infant formula

Poultry, fish, beans, etc.

-Low-fat baked beans/canned or dried beans

-canned tuna, chili, chicken

-peanut butter

-unsalted nuts

Spices, Oils, & Sweets

-Low-fat salad dressing, light mayonnaise

-vegetable oil


-cinnamon, nutmeg, pepper, oregano

Donations can be dropped off at any of the following locations: 

Advanced Healthcare Associates, S.C.


B.R. Ryall YMCA

ChiroOne Wellness Center

Coldwell Banker Sandi Williams

Corporate Awards and Denson Shops

Edward Jones Investments/Rich Ferrari

Fifth Third Processing Solutions

General Dentistry With a Woman's Touch!

Harris, N.A.

Holiday Inn & Suites Carol Stream

Jorgios Cigars

Langhenry, Gillen, Lundquist & Johnson, LLC.

Lori J. Miller, CFP (R) M.S./LPL Financial


Mahoney, Michael N., CPA's

Providence Bank

RESTOR Healing Centre


T-Mobile USA

The Adams Team Re/Max Suburban Inc./Wheaton-Glen Ellyn

The Cellular Connection

Verizon Wireless

Village Animal Clinic

Wheaton Christian Grammar School

Yogli Mogli

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