Food Pantry

NOTICE TO USERS OF THE FOOD PANTRY - NEW HOURS

The Food Pantry is now open to all who need groceries every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday from 1pm - 5pm.  One pre-packaged bag of groceries can be picked up weekly.  In addition, there is periodically a small selection of fresh food available.  The Pantry will not be open on holidays.  For further information call 203.226.1661. 

 

The Food Pantry provides groceries for those who have a place to cook, but lack the food. All food is donated and there is always a need. The following is a list of suggested items:
 

  • Canned tuna fish

  • Mayonnaise

  • Peanut butter

  • Jelly

  • Pasta, any type

  • Salad dressing: italian, ranch

  • Spaghetti sauce

  • Canned soup

  • Cereal, hot or cold

  • Canned juice

  • Powdered drink mix: iced tea or lemonade

  • Pancake mix

  • Pancake syrup

  • Canned fruit: peaches, pears or fruit cocktail

  • Rice, 1lb. bags

  • Grated cheese

  • Crackers

  • Cooking oil, small bottles

  • Ketchup

  • Mustard

  • Salt & pepper

Non-food items for use at the shelter: 

  • Bleach

  • Windex

  • Sponges

  • Dish detergent

  • Comet