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BPD vs. BFD Hockey

Sunday, March 10, 2024 - 5–7 p.m.
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Free all-ages event.

Watch the Bloomington Fire Department take on Bloomington Police Department in a friendly hockey game and help support VEAP. Winner gets bragging rights!

Staff will be accepting donations for the VEAP food pantry. 

Some of the most needed items are:

  • Whole grain rice (1-2 pound bags)
  • Whole grain pasta
  • Hearty soups (high protein, low sodium)
  • Whole grain cereal (like Shredded Wheat, Kashi, bran cereals, Chex, etc.)
  • Canned proteins (meat and beans)
  • Canned fruit and vegetables
  • Toilet paper
  • Paper towels
  • Diapers (all sizes), formula, and baby wipes
  • Cooking oil
  • Coffee
  • Baking essentials (flour, sugar, spices, baking soda/powder)
  • Laundry detergent
  • Dish soap
  • Personal care items (shampoo, toothpaste, hand soap, shaving cream, toiletries, etc.)
  • Gluten-free products (whole grains like brown rice, wild rice, quinoa, cornmeal; nut flours and butters; rice crackers, GF snacks, etc. Check for gluten-free product label.)
  • Birthday candles, cake frosting, birthday-themed napkins/plates, cake mix, small birthday party favors like chalk, bubbles or bags of balloons
  • Dog and cat food (particularly wet food, treats, litter, etc.)
  • Paper bags and re-usable, cloth totes (We’ll always take your extra paper grocery bags. We are not accepting plastic bag or totes donations).

A full list of accepted items is available on VEAP's website.