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Food Bank Wish list

wish-listPlastic Grocery Bags:

We are always looking for plastic grocery bags as we use them for packing our food hampers. We can accept them in any of our donation boxes around the city as well as at our building at 686 Riverside Drive.

Current Shortages:

School Snacks:

puddings
fruit cups
granola bars
juice boxes

Always High Demand:

Pasta
Pasta sauce
Peanut butter
Canned Vegetables
Macaroni and Cheese
Condiments (ketchup/mustard/salad dressing etc.)

Complete List:

Vegetables and Fruit
Pasta sauce, all types
Canned fruit (pears, pineapple, fruit cocktail, peaches, mandarin oranges, applesauce
Canned vegetables (peas, mushrooms, corn, green beans, tomatoes
Canned baked beans
Canned soups – all types
Potatoes, Carrots

Grain Products
Gluten Free Products
Brown or white rice
Dried pasta – 500 gram packages, all kinds
Crackers, soup crackers and all types
Granola bars
Hot cereal (oatmeal, cream of wheat)
Cold cereal (bran, shredded wheat, wheat squares, toasted o’s, raisin bran, mini wheats
Infant cereal, Jr Baby Foods

Milk and Alternatives
Canned evaporated milk 2%
1% skim
Soy, almond or rice beverage
Powdered milk

Meat and Alternatives
Canned fish, salmon, tuna
Canned meat, ham, turkey, chicken
Canned chili
Peanut Butter
Canned or dried beans (kidney, black, baked, check peas, black eyed peas, lentils)
Mixed nuts
Frozen meat (hamburger, chicken, fish, we can store it)

Oils, Fats and Others
Vegetable oil
Salad dressing
Baking mixes (muffins, biscuit, pancake)
Tea, coffee (we are able to grind beans on-site)

Small Single Serving Items for Single Persons
Crystal Drinks
Mr Noodles
Side Kicks
Small cans of pasta
Small oatmeal packages

Non-Food Items
Shampoo, soap, toothpaste, diapers, larger sizes, toothbrushes
Toilet paper
Laundry and dish detergent

School Lunch Snacks
Pudding cups
Peanut free granola bars
Fruit Cups
Cereal Bars
Juice Boxes
Raisin Boxes

***No dented, opened, expired or unlabeled food please!***

PLEASE NOTE THAT WE DO NOT ACCEPT ANY FURNITURE, ELECTRONICS (including TV’s OR LEFT-OVER YARD SALE ITEMS.