DONATE Food

Bring Food Donations to:

28 Walnut Road

Wallingford, PA

19086

Donation Hours: 

Mondays 11-4

Tuesdays 5-6, 6:45-7

Or by appointment - contact Joy

through the contact form.

 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." (Most grocery stores have "lost leader" sales at low prices, with a quantity limit. It's a great way to find items to donate!)

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

  • Baking supplies: except flour

  • Salad dressings: Balsamic vinegar, Blue Cheese, Caesar, French, Italian, Ranch, Thousand Island

  • Condiments:

    • BBQ sauce, mayonnaise, ketchup, mustard, etc.

  • Cereal: Kid's favorites and whole grain adult favorites

  • Snack items for kids​: (We serve 100+ kids a week)

    • 100% Juice in individual sizes

    • granola bars or fruit & cereal bars

    • Pudding cups

    • Pretty much any healthy snacks

  • Evaporated milk

  • Soups: 

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

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

    • Chowders: (manhattan & N.E. clam, chicken corn)

    • Anything Progresso or Campbell's chunky

  • Crackers: in any size and any type (can't keep in stock except saltines:) Grahams, Ritz, Triscuits are favorites. Nut Thins for those with wheat allergies

  • Canned Vegetables:

    • Baked beans​
    • Cannellini beans
    • Cream-style corn

    • French style green beans

    • Greens: collard, mixed, mustard, turnip

    • Yams (have none)

    • Anything else not listed above other than the most basic (which we get from the government - ex: corn, cut green beans, chick peas, kidney & pinto beans, mixed veggies)

  • Corn chips and taco shells, tortillas

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

 Non-food current needs : 

Ongoing Supplies:

  • Health and Beauty Products: Over-the-counter topical 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 are okay as well as normal sizes.

  • Paper Grocery bags for use as mystery bags

  • All paper goods. Paper towels, tissues, napkins, toilet paper. 

  • 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 (with slider openings for speed) in all sizes

  • Trash bags, scented and unscented

 Larger current needs : 

  • 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. You need the tax break and we need the building. 

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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.