Service Project

Home/Service Project

2015 MAFCS Service Project

FCS Secondary Educators, in collaboration with MAFCS and the Mississippi Food Network, are working to relieve hunger in Mississippi. MAFCS has requested that educators support the service project by engaging students to collect canned and boxed food in support of local food banks. By participation in the service project, educators can win CASH prizes!

Items to donate:

  • Canned meats, including tuna, stews, chili, Spam, salmon, chicken and dumplings, Vienna sausage, chicken

  • Peanut butter

  • Canned fruits, regular and packed in its own juice

  • Canned soups and vegetables

  • Macaroni and cheese (boxed)

Educator Prizes:

  • 1st place = pay 1 year membership to AAFCS plus $100 to local chapter

  • 2nd place = pay 1/2 of 1 year membership to AAFCS plus $75 to local chapter

  • 3rd place = pay MAFCS conference fee plus $50 to the local chapter