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 5/17/17)

We are striving to provide healthier options in our Market. Please consider donating low salt/low sugar and whole grain items.

Immediate Needs:
•Diced and chopped tomatoes
• Rice
•Soup
•Canned Meat (Chicken, Spam, Clams, Ham ect)
• Cold Cereal

Non-Food Needs:

– Diapers, baby wipes and baby hygiene items (shampoo, lotion,  powder)
– Toilet Paper, Tissues, Paper Towels
– Laundry Detergent
– Incontinence diapers
– Deodorant
– Shower gel
– Feminine Care
– Hair Care Items
– Cleaning Products (bathroom cleaner, window cleaner, laundry detergent, dish soap ect)
– Lotion, Lip Balm, Vaseline

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

•Canned Meats (Spam, canned Ham, canned seafood ect)
•Cereal (healthy grains, low sugar)
•Spices (salt, pepper, garlic ect)
•Canned Soups (except Chicken noodle)
•Dried Fruit (raisins, etc – bulk OK!)
•Tomato sauce/diced,whole tomatoes
•Pasta varieties
•Rice
•Canned Fruit
•Condiments (ketchup, mustard, mayo ect)
•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 soda, 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.