1. Sign up to participate! (see below)
  2.  Contact your SFF District chair to pick up your door hangers (make sure to put your Unit information on the door hangers)
  3. Distribute your door hangers
  4. Pick up food where you distributed your door hangers
  5. Drop off the food at your organization of choice or as assigned by District SFF Chairs
  6. Record your food totals (more information coming soon)


Community Members

  1. Collect non-perishable items (more information on ideal foods below) that you would like to donate
  2. Encourage your neighbors, friends, and family members to donate as well
  3. Look at for door hangers in your neighbor
  4. If no door hangers are distributed, you can drop off food at the Council Service Center: 701 Wyman Park Dr, Baltimore, MD 21211



We recommend that Units conduct their Food Drive across two consecutive weekends.

The first weekend is to distribute their door hangers and the second is to collect food donations.

If you have any questions, contact your District Scouting For Food Chair.


2022 Dates:

March 19-20

March 26-27

If your Unit has a previous commitment and needs to choose a different date, please contact your SFF District Chair.


Most Needed Items:

  • Canned fruit and vegetables
  • Canned tuna, chicken, or salmon in water
  • Canned or dried beans, peas, or lentils low sodium
  • Whole grain pasta and flour
  • Brown rice, barley, quinoa
  • Whole-grain cereal 
  • Shelf-stable milk dairy, soy, rice, etc.
  • Natural peanut butter plastic containers only
  • Olive or canola oil plastic containers only

Additional Items Needed:

  • Hearty soup, stew, or chili
  • Tomato or pasta sauce
  • Paper Products
  • Diapers
  • Toiletries








Units, please contact your Scouting For Food District Chair below to register to participate in the 2022 Food Drive. 

Let them know, your Unit number, contact information, how many Scouts are participating, and what dates you will be distributing flyers and picking up donations.

SFF Chairs:

Corrin Louden




SFF Chair:

Jack Lusby



SFF Chair:

Mary Branch

Fran Bullock



SFF Chairs:

Tom O'Dywer



SFF Chair:

John McLaughlin



SFF Chair:

Bob Lepito



SFF Chair:

Kate Ehrenberger

SFF Chairs:

Joel Hampshire

Sori Meredith


SFF Chair:

John McLaughlin


SFF Chair:

Kate Ehrenberger




For questions, please contact

the Scouting For Food Staff Advisor,

Sam DiStefano at

Scouting For Food Checkout - Post Event Recording

Record your Unit's totals and order patches below!




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