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You can make a difference!

Whether financial donations that help us with: 

  • day-to-day operations

  • storage or transportation of food

  • building or transportation needs

Or in-kind donations of physical items or professional expertise . . .

 

~ it all makes a huge difference in how much we can enable our volunteers to do good! 

WE WELCOME YOUR DONATION

Donate through our PayPal Giving Fund page: 

(No fees for you, and you don't need a PayPal account.)

NOTICE: The link to the PayPal Giving Fund is not connected at the moment because for some reason we have not been getting all the funds they report deposited into our account. We will be looking into this discrepancy this week. For the time being, please send your donation by check.

 

 Or Mail a Check to:

  

Lifewerks, Inc.

7 Cedar Road

Wallingford, PA 19086

 

 Non-food current needs : 

Ongoing Supplies:

  • Health and Beauty Products: Over-the-counter medications and health-care products, shampoo, soaps, toothpaste, toothbrushes, non-alcohol mouth wash, lotion, and any kind of bathroom staples that we all tend to go without when food is a priority. Must be unopened Sample sizes okay as well as normal sizes.

  • All paper goods. Toilet, towels, napkins, printer paper for those working and doing school at home. 

  • Can openers - manual preferred - some clients may have none, or no electricity. 

  • Gas Cards - for pantry use to pick up food donations

  • Zip-Lock bags in all sizes

  • Pint, Quart (approx.) sized plastic containers for repackaging bulk items such as yogurt, cottage cheese, etc.

  • Trash bags, scented and unscented

  • Shopping bags: paper, plastic, multi-use, cooler-type 

  • Plastic tubs - shoe box size and larger - prefer with lids

Large Needs: 

  • Cargo or Van (Our old Dodge Grand Caravan has been almost perfect, except there are times we have to turn down food because the van is too small or can't handle the weight.) 

  • A Building to house our food pantry with a handicap accessible entry, preferably ground floor level. Classroom space would be an added plus, allowing us to expand our mentoring capabilites. Please contact us if you have a building that would fit our needs.

 Foods we need currently: 

(Besides money, which is always needed to keep things running) . . .
When donating, consider 12+ of any one item rather than an assortment. This allows us to include it on our "shopping list." 

  • Coffee - any type: (Imagine going without whether you have a job or are looking for one - or are homeschooling kids.)

  • Condiments - mayonnaise - (can't keep in stock,) ketchup, mustard, BBQ sauce (have none,) soy sauce, etc. 

  • Eggs

  • Snack items for school kids​

  • Cereal - kid's favorites and whole grain adult favorites - need bran flakes or Wheatabix

  • Juice in large and individual sizes

  • Fruit cups, Applesauce cups, Pudding cups

  • Fruit snack bars

  • Granola bars, Protein bars

  • Pretty much any healthy snacks

  • Shelf-stable milk 2%+ in quart and individual sizes and non-dairy milks (Almond, cashew, etc.

  • Soups (except vegetable) Most requested are:

    • Broths: chicken, bee​f, bone (much healthier version of chicken!,) mushroom, vegetable (can't keep any of these in stock)

    • Cream of: broccoli, chicken, celery, mushroom, and cheddar cheese sauce

    • Chowder, (manhattan & N.E. clam, corn)

    • Italian wedding soup, Minestroni

    • Anything Progresso or Campbell's chunky

  • Alfredo sauce

  • Crackers in any size and any type (can't keep in stock except saltines) Grahams and Ritz are favorites

  • Gravy mix or jar (only have turkey now)

  • Canned fruits & vegetables:

    • Baked beans​ (can't keep them in stock)
    • Bamboo shoots
    • Beets

    • Black eyes peas

    • Pinto beans

    • Cannellini beans

    • Cream style corn

    • French style green beans

    • Greens: collard, mixed, mustard, turnip

    • Peas and Carrots 

    • Pumpkin (have almost none!)

    • Sauerkraut

    • Succotash

    • Sweet potatoes and Yams (almost none)

    • Tomatoes in any form

    • Mushrooms

    • Water chestnuts

    • Anything else not listed above other than the most basic - which we get from the government (corn, green & kidney beans, sweet peas, mixed veggies, etc.)

    • Canned protein:

      • Chili without beans 

      • Ravioli with meat or cheese

      • Sardines

  • Corn chips and taco shells, tortillas

  • Pasta/shapes: bow-tie, shell, lasagne, linquine/fettuccini

  • Oils: healthiest are avocado, canola, grapeseed, olive, peanut, sesame

Our Commitment to Our Donors: 

  

We will not sell, share or trade our donors' names or personal information with any other entity, nor send mailings to our donors on behalf of other organizations.

This policy applies to all information received by Lifewerks, Inc., both online and offline, on any Platform ("Platform", includes the Lifewerks website and mobile applications), as well as any electronic, written, or oral communications.

To the extent any donations are processed through a third-party service provider, our donors’ information will only be used for purposes necessary to process the donation.

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Mail to:

Lifewerks, Inc.

7 Cedar Road

Wallingford, PA 19086

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