Giving to Neighbors in Need


Giving to Neighbors in Need

Each year BEAM collects and distributes Thanksgiving dinner nonperishables to families in our beaches community. We welcome your help to make the holiday season a little brighter for those in our local beaches community.  Suggested nonperishable dinner items include:

  • Mashed potatoes or rice

  • Macaroni and cheese x2

  • Canned vegetables x4

  • Stuffing

  • Cranberry sauce

  • Turkey gravy x2

  • Bread mix such as cornbread or biscuits

  • Packaged cookies or dessert mix

  • Reusable bag for dinner items

  • $10-15 grocery store gift card* to purchase a turkey, ham, or other main course

*Please attached gift card receipt

Dinner donations will be accepted on Monday, November 18, Tuesday, November 19 and Wednesday, November 20 from 9:30 am – 3:00 pm at the First Christian Church of the Beaches office (located in the back of the church) at 2125 Ocean Front, Neptune Beach, 32266. For additional information or for large group donations, please contact Director of Social Services Patsy Garcia at or (904) 241-7437 x106.