We sincerely appreciate all the donations we've received year to date. Below is an updated list of some of the items we currently low on to help our neighbors in need:
Food Pantry Needs: (In order of need) Updated 7/22/20
Ice Tea Mix Dry - all varieties: Plain, Lemon, Rasberry
Antibacterial products & Cleaners - hand soap, wipes, sprays and cleaners of all kinds
Fruit products - fruit cocktail, pineapple, orange segments, apple sauce or other fruit cups
Juice - bottles - Cranberry, Apple etc.
Canned Beef Hash, Chicken or Spam
Snacks - crackers, chips, granola bars etc.
Shampoo/conditioner - items for men too! Thanks.
Stewed Tomatoes, diced tomatoes, whole tomatoes
Coffee ~ Regular and Instant (Decaf and Regular)
Broth - Beef, Vegetable and Chicken
Clam Chowder - (we have plenty of other soups especially chicken noodle)
Condiments- especially Mayonnaise, Ketchup, Relish and Salad Dressing
Gravy - Beef and Chicken
Raisin Bran Cereal/Honey Nut Cherrios
Peanut Butter - smooth and chunky
Jelly/jam - strawberry & grape
Rigatoni and Shells (we currently have plenty of all other pasts products--thank you)
Baked beans, canned pinto and chick peas (we have plenty of black beans and other white beans)
Dry Beans - including pinto and peas
Rice - Brown rice and rice mixes (we have plenty of white rice at this time--thank you!)
Canned Peas, Corn and mixed vegetables*
Trash bags - 13 gallon and 30 gallon
Cereal/Oatmeal - Quick Oats and Regular Oatmeal, Instant Oatmeal, Corn Flakes, Wheaties, Raisin Bran, Cherrios
Thank you, but at this time we have plenty of the following items:
Dry Pasta except those listed above, crushed tomatoes, 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