Report your unit's food collection here.



  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.


2021 Dates:

March 6-7

March 13-14

March 20-21

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







Flyers to Share with your Community:

Click the links below to download

Option 1  |  Option 2  | Option 3


Units, please contact your Scouting For Food District Chair below to register to participate in the 2021 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:

David Gutberlet

Karen Vance

SFF Chair:

Jack Lusby



SFF Chair:

Mary Branch



SFF Chairs:

Chris Gagliardi

Tom O'Dywer

SFF Chair:

Henry “Butch” LaWall



SFF Chair:

Bob Lepitoi



SFF Chair:

John Gamber


SFF Chairs:

Sori Meredith & Joel Hampshire


SFF Chair:

Jimmy Mitchell


SFF Chair:

Michele Quintal


SFF Chair:

Don Gwaltney


For questions, please contact

the Scouting For Foor Staff Advisor,

Devon Mckercher at or 443-573-2519


Scouting For Food Checkout - Post Event Recording

Record your Unit's totals and order patches below!



For more information and/or questions, contact Jeff Lewis at: 443-573-2515 or


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