4-H collects 630lb. of PB&J

first_imgContributed PhotoThe Salem Baptist Association made a donation to Pike County Extension Service 4-H Clubs, who were collecting peanut butter and jelly for the Bush Memorial Food Drive and the Salem Baptist Association for distribution. Sponsored Content By Jaine Treadwell Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Book Nook to reopen Email the author Print Article “Donations were made by our 4-H members at Pike Liberal Arts School, Covenant Christian School and the Community and Homeschool Clubs,” said Selena Dodson, Pike County 4-H Foundation Agent.“Donations were also made by members of the Alpha Gamma Delta, Alpha Omicron Pi and Phi Mu sororities at Troy University, Golden Boy Foods and the community. The jars were donated to the Bush Memorial Food Drive and the Salem Baptist Association for distribution.”Several generations of Americans have grown up on peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. A peanut butter and jelly sandwich is probably the first “meal” youngsters can make on their own, Dodson said.A PB&J sandwich can be enjoyed any time of the day “or night.” Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Skip Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Patriot Health ZoneHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential Health32-second Stretch Ends Back Pain & Sciatica (Watch)Healthier LivingThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Published 5:52 pm Monday, April 12, 2021center_img Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… With a side of fruit, the sandwich is a solid breakfast and works perfectly for dinner when in a rush or as an after-workout snack. A PBJ sandwich may be enjoyed on a picnic, packed in a carry-on for a long plane ride, between tournament baseball or softball games, around the pool or on the beach.A peanut butter and jelly sandwich takes no longer to spread than it does to heat up a frozen dinner. And PB&J costs about 50 cents. “That’s a fast food, take-out or dine-in, meal deal.” Latest Stories By The Penny Hoarder Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day You Might Like 4-H collects 630lb. of PB&J Troy honors its emergency dispatchers The City of Troy is celebrating this week as National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, April 11-17. On Monday, Troy Mayor… read more Ham and eggs go together like bread and butter and cookies and milk. But nothing goes together better than peanut butter and jelly.Peanut butter and jelly provide amazing nutritional benefits. A PB&J sandwich has 15 grams of protein per serving, 13 grams of plant-based unsaturated fat and 5 grams of fiber. It’s filling and helps build muscle.So, with that in mind, the Wiregrass 4-H clubs collected peanut butter and jelly for local food banks. The Pike County Extension 4-H Clubs participated and collected 216 jars of jelly that equaled 285 pounds and 268 jars of peanut butter equaling 345 pounds. Together the peanut butter and jelly equaled 494 jars and 630 pounds.last_img