Restock the Shelves is DJJ's new after-holiday agency-wide canned food drive to help our local food banks refill their pantries following the busy December holidays. This February, Commissioner Avery D. Niles encourages Georgia's Juvenile Justice Team to help end hunger in our communities by collecting canned goods. DJJ regional and facility staff will compete for prizes as we replenish volunteer food pantries and help feed hungry families throughout the state.
February 1 - February 28, 2014 - Canned Goods Collection at DJJ Facilities
March 3, 2014 - Canned Goods Totals Reported to DJJ Regional Representatives
March 5, 2014 - Final Statewide Totals Reported to DJJ Central Office
March 7, 2014 - All items delivered to local Food Banks
For Restock the Shelves '14, the Department of Juvenile Justice has set a goal of 4,000 canned goods for this year's campaign. Check back here often to see the current total of canned goods collected statewide.
1 Most needed items include:
2 Regional Representatives include:
3 Food Drive Contacts Around Georgia:
4 For this year's Restock the Shelves, there will be special prizes available for individuals who donate a certain number of canned goods during the drive. While the prizes will vary among facilities, you could win: