Food for Fines

Wipe out $1 in overdue fines for every non-perishable item donated at any Jackson District Library branch September 6-16 and make a difference in your community. All collected items will be donated to the Food Bank of South Central Michigan.

Suggested Food Items:

  • Cereal, oatmeal & breakfast bars
  • Peanut butter & jelly
  • Canned fruits/vegetables
  • Canned protein (tuna & chicken)
  • Pasta, rice, beans
  • Soup & crackers
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We cannot accept glass jars. Items must not be expired.

Contact any JDL branch or the Community Engagement Department at 517-788-4099 ext. 1317