Va. – The nonprofit humanitarian organization House of Mercy will accept August
SHARE food orders until 5 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12.
the next deadline in the nonprofit program that House of Mercy joined this year
to make nutritious food available at low cost to local families.
August must be picked up Saturday, Aug. 24, between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. at the agency,
located at 8170 Flannery Court in Manassas.
part of SHARE’s nonprofit food network, the House of Mercy offers the food
packages at about half the price families would pay in a grocery store, and anyone
(Self Help And Resource Exchange) is sponsored by the Archdiocese of
August menu includes three packages: the “Value Package” and “Labor Day Grill
Box,” each for $22, and the “Fully Cooked Turkey Breast,” for $18.
“Value Package” contains 1.6 pounds of chicken drums; five jumbo, smoked
grilling sausages; 1 pound each of pollock fillets, ground beef and Green Giant® “rice medley”; four chicken sausage
biscuits and 8 to 9 pounds of fresh, summer produce.
“Labor Day Grill Box” includes two 6-ounce choice sirloin steaks and two 6-ounce
boneless pork chops, along with 1 pound each of ground beef, premium Italian
sausage and IQF chicken breast.
“Fully Cooked Turkey Breast” package consists of two 3.25-pound fully cooked,
USDA Grade “A” boneless turkey breasts, totaling 6.5 pounds of turkey. The
package would retail for $7.50 per pound, or $48.75, according to the SHARE
include a $2 surcharge per package to cover transportation costs. The House of
Mercy receives no profit from the sale of SHARE packages.
paying by credit or debit card, you must place your SHARE order in person at
the House of Mercy, which accepts Visa, MasterCard and Discover, cash, food
stamps, EBT and money orders. No checks are accepted.
more information or to order, call 703-659-1636.