We sincerely appreciate all the offers we've received to help during this stressful time. Below is a list of some of the items we currently lacking to help our neighbors in need:
Food Pantry Needs: (In order of need) Updated 6/1/20
Antibacterial products - hand soap, wipes, sprays and cleaners
Fruit products - Apple sauce, fruit cocktail, pineapple, orange segments or other fruit cups
Canned Beef Hash, Chicken or Spam
Juice - bottles - Cranberry, Apple etc.
Broth - Beef, Vegetable and Chicken
Gravy - Beef and Chicken
Condiments- especially Mayonnaise, Ketchup, Relish and Salad Dressing
Linguini, Rigatoni and Shells (we have plenty of all other pasts products)
Clam Chowder - (we have plenty of other soups especially chicken noodle)
Baked beans, canned pinto and chick peas (we have plenty of black beans and other white beans)
Dry Beans - including pinto
Rice - Brown and rice mixes (we have plenty of white rice at this time--thank you!)
Canned Peas, Corn and mixed vegetables*
Peanut Butter - smooth and chucky
Jelly - grape and strawberry
Trash bags - 13 gallon and 30 gallon
Snacks - crackers, chips, granola bars etc.
Cereal/Oatmeal - Quick Oats and Regular, Instant Oatmeal, Corn Flakes, Wheaties, Raisin Bran
Thank you, but at this time we have plenty of the following items:
Dry Pasta except those listed above, all canned tomato products (except stewed), *canned green beans, assorted black/white beans, white rice, mac/cheese mixes, chicken noodle soup
Thank you for your generosity!
The Mendon Council on Aging, Senior Center Staff & Volunteers