New Caney, TX

5th Annual Sharing Is Caring Food Drive Collecting For Those In Need

Montgomery County Gazette
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By: Jessica Shorten

NEW CANEY, TX – On October 30, 2021, the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with all first responder agencies in East Montgomery County, will be coming together for the fifth year in a row to host the Sharing Is Caring Food Drive benefiting Mission Northeast.

Donations will be accepted in front of the Academy at the Valley Ranch Town Center in New Caney on October 30, 2021, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Needed food supplies are:

  • Peanut Butter
  • Jelly
  • Mac N’ Cheese
  • Dry Pasta
  • Beans and Rice (1 lb packages)
  • Canned Meat
  • Canned Vegetables
  • Canned Fruit
  • Canned Pasta
  • Pasta Sauce
  • Tomatoes
  • Pop Tarts

Also being accepted are basic household cleaning supplies, Toothpaste and toothbrushes, soap, deodorant, handheld can openers, etc.

While the main donation hub will be at Valley Ranch, there will be first responders at surrounding stores collecting donations as well. Members of the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, TxDPS, Montgomery County Hospital District, Porter Fire Department, East County Fire Department, Precinct 4 Constable’s Office, Splendora Police Department, Patton Village Police Department, Roman Forest Police Department, Splendora ISD Police, New Caney ISD Police, and the Woodbranch Police Department will be working together to collect as many donations as possible through the day.

Donations can also be dropped off at any of the above first responder agencies before October 30th. Including at:

Montgomery County Annex
21130 US Hwy 59, Suite B,
New Caney, TX 77357
Monday-Friday, 8:00AM - 5:00PM

Porter Fire Department

23550 TX-494 Loop, Porter, TX 77365, USA

EMC Fire Department

19870 FM 1485 West, New Caney, TX 77357

Splendora Police Department

26092 FM 2090, Splendora, TX 77372

Patton Village Police Department

16940 Main St, Splendora, TX 77372

Roman Forest Police Department

2430 Roman Forest Blvd, New Caney, TX 77357

Splendora ISD Police Department

26175 FM 2090
Splendora TX 77372

New Caney ISD Police Department

20387 FM 1485, New Caney, TX 77357

MCHD Station 30

21084 Loop 494
New Caney, Texas 77357

MCHD Station 31

14809 First Street
Splendora, Texas 77372

MCHD Station 34

23550 Loop 494
Porter, Texas 77365

During the last Sharing is Caring event in 2020, $18,168 were raised to benefit Mission Northeast, along with several hundred pounds of food items.

If you have any additional questions, you can contact Sgt. David Miller with the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office at (281) 577-8971.

Please be sure to get out and donate to help those in our community!

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