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 January 2020):

  • Laundry detergent
  • Gift Cards to Wegmans and Giant
  • Jelly (flavors other than grape)
  • Ketchup 
  • Mayonnaise 
  • Canned Meat (no tuna please)
  • Coffee
  • Tea
  • Hot Cocoa
  • Ranch Dressing
  • Canned Fruit
  • Dried Fruit
  • Pancake or All Purpose Baking Mix
  • Cooking Oil
  • Spices
  • Pancake Syrup


  • We are not in need of the following:  Baby Food, Baby Formula, Macaroni & Cheese, Diced Tomatoes, Green Beans, Peanut Butter, 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.