IFH Holiday Gathering

Event Details

Institute for Health faculty, staff and building occupants are invited to IFH’s holiday gathering on Tuesday, December 6 at 3pm on the first floor of 112 Paterson Street.

  • Please join us for light refreshments as we celebrate the holiday season!
  • We will be raffling off a cozy prize! You can enter the raffle by contributing an item to the Food and Personal Hygiene Drive in the lobby. Please see attached list of items below needed to support pregnant women and their families in the Greater New Brunswick area. Which floor can contribute the most?
  • Do you have a special family or cultural holiday tradition? Elf on the shelf? Seven fishes meal? Send a note to me (with a photo if you can!) and we’ll showcase it during the party.


Items need:

Personal Hygiene Drive:

  • Shampoo & Conditioner
  • Comb and Brush
  • Deodorant
  • Toothbrush & Toothpaste
  • Lip Balm
  • Hand & Body Lotion
  • Hand & Body Soap
  • Hand & Body Wipes
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Feminine Hygiene Products (Tampons and Pads)
  • Shaving Cream
  • Razors
  • Bandages
  • Tissues
  • Dry Shampoo
  • Pads


Food Drive:

  • Quinoa
  • Whole grain paste
  • Whole grain rice
  • Whole grain breakfast cereal (Cheerios, etc.)
  • Granola bars
  • Whole grain oatmeal
  • Rice Noodles
  • 100% nut butter
  • Assorted nuts
  • Canned beans and legumes (Lentils, Chickpeas, etc.)
  • Canned vegetables (low sodium and water packed)
  • Canned fruit (100% juice or lite syrup)
  • Low sodium soups, stews, and broths
  • Low sodium chili
  • Shelf-stable plant-based milk
  • 100% fruit and vegetable juices
  • Dried fruits and vegetables
  • Any other low fat and low salt food items