Greatest Needs

“What food items do you need?” is one of the most commonly asked questions at the Food Bank. As a result of this question and the overwhelming generosity of thousands of individuals, more than 351,560 meals were provided to clients and their families.

Needs List (Updated August 2019):

  • Laundry detergent
  • Soup (Chunky, Progresso, etc.)
  • Canned pears and pineapple
  • Salt, pepper, and spices
  • Tomato products (stewed, paste, sauce, etc.)
  • Canned pasta sauce and Sloppy Joe sauce (Chef Boyardee, Manwich, etc.) 
  • Cooking Oil
  • Canned Chicken
  • Canned Carrots
  • Canned Beets
  • Rice 


  • We are not in need of the following:  Baby Food, Baby Formula, or Protein Beans
  • We cannot accept expired or opened food items. Please check the expiration dates on items before donating them. Our food donation guidelines provide assistance in determining what can be accepted.