Oasis Social Ministry ​

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800 A Williamsburg Ave, Portsmouth, VA 23704

Ph (757) 397-6060 Fax (757) 397-9377

email: admin@oasissocialministry.org

Oasis Commission of Social Ministry does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation or belief.

Holiday Food Basket Program

If you would like to contribute, but don't have the time to shop for all of the groceries to sponsor a family, Consider donating the amount it costs Oasis to buy a Turkey or Ham.
Just click on the Turkey below.

2017 Sign up dates:

Thanksgiving  and Christmas Sign-Up has been completed for this year

Due to high demand, we are unable to accept late applications.

If you would like to sponsor a family for 2017, call 397-6060 or fill out the form at the top of this page.

 

Last year, with the assistance of the local community,

Oasis was able to provide holiday food to over 650 families.

Your generosity makes it all possible!

Food Basket Item Suggestions:

  • Turkey or Ham 

  • Canned yams

  • Cranberry sauce

  • Stuffing mix

  • Canned vegetables 

  • Instant mashed potatoes

  • Macaroni and cheese

  • Gravy

  • Rolls

  • Juice or beverage

  • Non perishable dessert

Due to limited cold storage, please include ONLY non-perishable items, with the exception of the ham or turkey. Thank you.

In addition you may include grocery items that may benefit the family, such as:

  • Canned tuna

  • Canned meats

  • Cereal

  • Peanut butter

  • Jelly

  • Soup

  • Pasta

  • Pasta sauce

  • Pork and beans

Many sponsors have included other items over the years, things that help to make the holidays special, like tablecloths, recipes, and candles.