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Food Pantry

We would like to collect donations for our Parish Pantry every Friday at Mass. Our Parish Pantry makes 35 lunches a day, Monday through Friday. The need a variety of items each week. The list below is in order of priority:

  • Paper Towels
  • Plastic Spoons
  • Clorox Wipe
  • Paper Lunch Bags
  • Ziploc Sandwich Bags
  • Individually wrapped sweet snacks such as HoHos, Rice Crispy Treats, Twinkies, etc.
  • Individually wrapped salty snacks such as crackers or pretzels (snack-sized)
  • Fruit Cups (Dole 4oz 4-packs, etc.) – NO canned fruit
  • Crackers
  • Grocery Store Gift Cards (available in the Front Office)
  • Tortillas
  • Bags of Rice
  • Bags of Pinto Beans
  • Tomato sauce or pasta sauce (24oz or less)
  • Tuna (12oz or less)
  • Canned pasta (15oz or less)
  • Canned Soup (18oz or less) – NO ‘Cream of’, Ramen, or Cup of Soup
  • Canned Chili
  • Veggies (15oz or less)
  • 18oz Jars of Jelly (any variety)
  • 16oz+ Peanut Butter
  • Water Bottles

The Parish Pantry has limited refrigerator space, so they will need to purchase fresh items on a weekly basis. We will have a basket in the School Hall during Mass to collect cash donations for these items. Please do not send in more than $5 with your child.

Thank you for your support!