|Can I Just Get Something to Eat|
|Season 11, Episode 12|
|Air date||January 14, 2007|
|Written by||Story by: Brenda Hampton |
Teleplay by: Chris Olsen & Jeff Olsen
|Directed by||Harry Harris|
Script Number Two Hundred Thirty-Four
"Can I Just Get Something to Eat" was the twelvth episode of the 11th season of 7th Heaven. On its original airing, the episode scored 3.13 million viewers.
When Ruthie and T-Bone are given a writing assignment on the genocide in Darfur, the topic inspires the Camdens to help make a difference in the world. Unbeknownst to Eric and Annie, Ruthie makes a plea to the church to consider donating money to Darfur. Lucy and Sandy discuss the topic with their teen group, hoping to come up with some useful ways the community can lend their help. Lucy and Kevin decide to donate their bulk food to a local shelter and make a donation to Darfur as well. Lastly, Sam and David contact their friend, Nicodemus, one of the Lost Boys from Sudan, who helps them send the 50 dollars they've saved to friends in Darfur.
- Tyler Hoechlin (Martin) does not apepar in this episode.
- The episode ends with various clips of the Darfur crisis.
- Catherine Hicks' ongoing efforts for the Darfur genocide inspired this episode.
Featured in the opening credits are:
- Waiting on the World to Change by John Mayer.