Greatest Needs

“What food items do you need?” That is one of the most commonly asked questions at the Food Bank. Please review the list below to see what items we need the most. And check out our Holiday Food needs toward the bottom of the page. Thank you for your support! 

Needs List (Updated October 13, 2020):

  • Canned Homestyle Soups (Progresso, Campbell's Chunky, etc.)
  • Canned Fruit (Peaches, Pears, & Pineapple)
  • Canned Green Beans
  • Canned Corn
  • Side Dishes (Rice-A-Roni, Knorr sides, boxed potato dishes, Hamburger/Tuna Helpers)
  • Snack Items (Chips, Pretzels, Crackers, etc.)
  • Granola Bars
  • Cooking Oil (Vegetable, Canola, or Olive Oil)
  • Hot Chocolate Mix
  • Tea Bags (Black, Green, or Herbal)

Non-Food Items

  • Laundry Detergent
  • Liquid Dish Soap
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrushes
  • Liquid Hand Soap

*We are collecting items for our Thanksgiving and Holiday meals, which we will start distributing in late-October and continue through late-December! Needed shelf-stable items include: Stuffing Mix, Gravy, Canned Yams/Sweet Potatoes, Canned Green Beans & Corn, Apple Pie Filling.

What about CRANBERRY SAUCE and CANNED PUMPKIN?! We already have a healthy stock of Cranberry Sauce and Canned Pumpkin in our pantry. While we will happily accept those items, they are not in as great of a need as the other holiday food items mentioned above.


  • We are not in need of the following: Baby Food, Baby Formula
  • 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.