Heartland Food Drive

Please donate!
Heartland Food Drive


at participating stores listed below

KFVS12 is teaming with the SEMO Food Bank and the Salvation Army in Southeast Missouri and Southern Illinois for the Heartland Food Drive. Your donations will help families for the holidays. Look for special collection bins at participating locations (listed below) throughout the Heartland.

Participating Stores:

  • Schnucks - Cape Girardeau
  • Schnucks - Carbondale

Participating Walmart stores in Missouri:

  • Cape Girardeau SuperCenter (3439 William St)
  • Walmart Neighborhood Market in Cape Girardeau
  • Jackson
  • Dexter
  • Sikeston
  • Perryville
  • Poplar Bluff
  • Fredericktown
  • Malden
  • Kennett
  • Farmington

Participating Walmart Stores in Illinois:
(donations will be collected by the Salvation Army)

  • Murphysboro
  • Anna
  • Carbondale
  • Marion
  • Herrin

More ways you can help:

Donate directly to the SEMO Food Bank

Donate directly to the Salvation Army

For more information in Southeast Missouri, please call the SEMO Food Bank 573-471-1818

For more information in Southern Illinois, please call the Salvation Army 618-993-5854

Here are suggested supplies that will make your donation as valuable as possible:

  • Canned Proteins: tuna, salmon, chicken, peanut butter, beans
  • Soups: beef stew, chili, chicken noodle, tomato, etc
  • Canned Fruits: peaches, pears, mixed, applesauce
  • Canned Vegetables: green beans, corn, carrots, mixed
  • Dairy: infant formula, nonfat dry milk, evaporated milk, instant breakfast drinks, shelf-stable (UHT) milk (small boxes), canned and boxed pudding
  • Cereal: Cheerios, cornflakes, raisin bran, etc.
  • Juice: all sizes including juice boxes
  • Snacks: crackers, dried fruit, granola bars, pretzels, sandwich crackers
  • Grains: brown and white rice, oatmeal, pasta, macaroni & cheese
  • Oils and condiments: vegetable oil, salad dressing, syrup, jelly/jam, honey, sugar, mayonnaise
  • Hygiene Items: diapers, deodorant, soap, toothpaste, shampoo
  • Paper Products & Household Items: paper towels, napkins, cleaning supplies
  • Cleaning supplies: bleach, disinfectant spray (like Lysol), trash bags, gloves