Here is our general needs list however, we appreciate any and all non-perishable/non-expired food, cleaning supplies, paper goods and health and beauty items.

Your generosity helps us keep our shelves filled and makes life a little easier for our clients.

Take a look at our FaceBook page for weekly updates.
We maintain an Amazon Wishlist at:

For Perishable Donations, please use our donation foyer Refrigerator and/or Freezer.

Eggs, Milk, Cheese, Yogurt. Cheese is always in demand.

Ketchup, Mayonnaise, Mustard, Relish
Cooking/Baking Products
Salt, Pepper, Cooking Oil, Olive Oil, Spices, Baking Mixes (various), Dried Spices


Breakfast Cereal (kid friendly), Salad Dressing, Pickles, Juice Boxes/Bottles, Canned Chicken, Applesauce and Canned Fruit, Cereal boxes, Crackers/Cookies, Grape Jelly (and any other flavors!), Coffee (regular and decaf)

Cleaning Supplies and Paper Items

Paper towels, Toilet Paper, Paper Napkins, Laundry Detergent (small sizes and pods are encouraged), Dish Detergent, Sponges, Wipes

Personal Items

Bar Soap, Toothpaste, Toothbrush, Razor, Shampoo, Conditioner, Deodorant, Lotion

Office hours:  Mon., Wed., Thurs., Fri.-  9:00 to 1:00 PM and Every other Wednesday 4-6:00pm

Thank you!

Consider a Monetary Donation
The pantry uses monetary donations to purchase nutritious meat, poultry, dairy and produce at less than wholesale costs.  We also supplement our non-perishable inventory with personal care items and cleaning products.

Monetary donations can be mailed to:
Cheshire Community Food Pantry, Inc.
P.O. Box 457
Cheshire, CT 06410