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  • Skiers and snowboarders who bring five cans of food to Mount Ashland Sunday for ACCESS Food Share will receive free all-day lift tickets.
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  • Skiers and snowboarders who bring five cans of food to Mount Ashland Sunday for ACCESS Food Share will receive free all-day lift tickets.
    To receive a free lift ticket for the day, April 7, participants should bring the food to an ACCESS service truck, which will be parked in the Mt. Ashland Ski Area parking lot near the lodge. Recommended foods include peanut butter, canned tuna, canned meat, canned vegetables, fruits and beans. Other suggestions include rice, pasta, cold and hot cereals, soup, chili, stew, macaroni and cheese, flour and oats.
    All-day lift tickets are good from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and regularly cost $43 for those 13 and older and $33 for kids 7 to 12 on the weekend (kids under 6 and seniors 62 and older are admitted free).
    People also may make a financial donations to ACCESS online at www.accesshelps.org. Click the "Donate Now" button, and enter "Snow" in the dedication field ("on behalf of"). For each dollar donated, ACCESS can provide five meals, or approximately five pounds of food, for local residents experiencing hunger.
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