What to Donate

Most food banks have specific items that they are in need of on a regular basis. These items can be perishable or non-perishable product as well as non-food items.

Contact your local food bank for their specific ‘Most Wanted List‘ or review this list of commonly needed items:

what to donate
Non-Perishable Food:
  • Beans with or without pork
  • Macaroni and cheese
  • Pasta and sauce
  • Canned fish or meat
  • Peanut butter
  • Powdered milk
  • Soup
  • Canned fruit or vegetables
  • Granola bars
  • Baby food or baby formula
  • Juice boxes or other items for school lunches
Perishable Food:
  • Bread
  • Pastry
  • Fruit
  • Vegetables
Non-Food Items:
  • Baby diapers
  • Toiletries
  • Dish soap
  • Hygiene products