What is Needed

Fruit_and_vegetables_basket (5)You can drop off food any day of the week!

Below are food items that our pantry can use this time of year, but if you are holding a food drive, we will accept any and all non-perishables.

(updated 9/9/16)

We can use new, portable fans this Summer.

Immediate Needs:
•Canned Fruit
•Canned Meat (canned chicken, Spam, canned ham)
•Pasta/rice/macaroni and cheese
•Canned Soup (except Chicken Noodle)
•Canned Beans (black, navy, white kidney)

Non-Food Needs:
– Larger Diaper Sizes (4,5,6) & Pull-Ups
– Toilet Paper, Tissues, Paper Towels
– Laundry Detergent
– Incontinence diapers
– Deodorant
– Shower gel
– Feminine Care
– Hair Care Items
– Cleaning Products
– Lotion, Lip Balm, Vaseline

Other foods needed in general (in no particular order):

•Canned Meats
•Cereal (healthy grains, low sugar)
•Pasta Sauces / Tomato Products
•Canned Soups (except Chicken noodle)
•Dried Fruit (raisins, etc – bulk OK!)
•Tomato sauce/diced,whole tomatoes
•Pasta varieties
•Rice
•Canned Fruit
•Canned Meats (chicken, salmon, spam, tuna)
•Breakfast Cereals Oatmeal and Pancake Mix
•Canned Beans, Baked Beans, All other Beans
•Peanut Butter & Jelly
•Canned Carrots, and other vegetables (we have plenty of green beans and corn)
•Special dietary non-perishables: gluten-free and nut-free; low-sodium; heart healthy products
•Fresh Fruit (apples, oranges, potatoes, and other fruit/veg that has good shelf life)
•Frozen Meats (household size best, but bulk is ok)

If you are holding a food drive, we will take any and all non-perishable foods, diapers, baby food and formula, personal care items, and pet food. We prefer to not to accept candy and junk food.

To learn more about Manna’s food needs, please contact Britt Peterson: Britt@mannaonmain.org.

Learn how to hold a food drive for Manna!
Get information about our food donation drop off.

Thank You Sponsors!

Photo by LNW Photography

A big THANK YOU to everyone who came out to join us for the Human Chain (of Caring)! We moved roughly 1,200 pieces of food with the help of about 1,000 people. We are so grateful for all of your help and support (and that the rained stayed away!).

Please click here to see images from the event.