Skip to Main Content

Food Pantry Top 10 List

Food Pantry Top 10 List

Top ten most needed items

  1. Whole grains (all types rice; quinoa, barley, etc.)
  2. Pasta: Penne; Elbow; Bowtie
  3. Canned meat: chicken, salmon, ham (we have a healthy supply of tuna)
  4. Spices: oregano, cinnamon, ginger, garlic, onion, etc.
  5. Healthy, Whole Grain Cereal
  6. Oats and Oatmeal Packets
  7. Ketchup, Mayonnaise, Ghee, Tahini
  8. Cooking Oil, shelf stable butter products
  9. Honey, Stevia. White/Brown Sugar
  10. Full size shampoo, bar soap, toothpaste/brushes
Updated monthly. Last updated 12/14/18

On this list are items that we cannot readily access through other partner agencies and are high request items by our clients. 

donation guidelines



  1. Toilet Paper, Paper Towels
  2. Dental Care:  toothpaste, toothbrush, floss
  3. Feminine Care Products
  4. Shampoo & Conditioner for African American Hair
  5. Shampoo & Conditioner
  6. Bar Soap, hypoallergenic
  7. Deodorant (men’s and women’s)
  8. Grooming:  Razors, shave creme
  9. Laundry Soap, limit dyes and fragrance (think allergies)
  10. Diapers, size 5-6


  1. Sugar, Stevia
  2. Spices oregano, thyme, poultry seasoning, garlic, onion powder, cinnamon, ginger, cloves, all spice,
  3. Vanilla, almond, orange, peppermint extract
  4. Baking soda or baking powder
  5. Boxed cookie, Brownie, or cake mix
  6. Frosting
  7. Canned pumpkin, evaporated milk, boxed pie crust mix
  8. Cooking Oil, Olive Oil, Spray Oil, Shortening
  9. French Fried Onions, cream of mushroom soup*
  10. Pecans, corn syrup, vanilla extract, pie crust mix

*we have a healthy supply of green beans and cranberries


Top Ten Clothing Center ITEMS
  1. New underwear, all ages, including XXLG
  2. New socks, all ages
  3. Bras, all sizes, including preteens and XXLG
  4. Kids Pj’s
  5. Bath Towels, washcloths
  6. Kitchen Towels, hot pads
  7. Winter coats
  8. Waterproof gloves, all sizes
  9. Waterproof mittens, all sizes
  10. Snowpants


Share This

Please correct the validation errors above.