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The Neighborhood Food Network needs your help to keep our pantries stocked. Your organization, business, church, or family can participate in hosting a food drive to help feed the hungry in our community.


FAQ on hosting a food drive:

What are the guidelines for food donations?
Food drive donations must be:

  • In cans, cartons, or bags
  • Non-perishable
  • In the original container, with the original product label
  • Within the “Use by” or “Best if used by” dates
  • Free of damage

*Please put all donation items in boxes or bags for easy carry/pick-up and safe transport or delivery.

What are some suggested items to donate?
Suggested items include:

  • Canned tuna/meat
  • Canned beans
  • Peanut butter
  • Rice
  • Pasta
  • Cereal
  • Canned fruits
  • Canned vegetables
  • Canned soups
  • Canola or vegetable oil
  • Spaghetti sauce

Click to download a printable list below:

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Are there any items you will not accept?
The Neighborhood Food Network is not able to accept the following donations:

  • Products not in their original packaging
  • Items that have been opened or partially used
  • Items in any type of glass containers
  • Homemade items

For more information on hosting a food drive please contact Associated Churches at 260-422-3528 or foodbank@associatedchurches.org.