Food Drive

Due to the impact of COVID-19, our food drive requirements have changed.  If you plan on organizing a food drive or making a food donation, please contact our staff:

Coming Together for Family Hunger

Organizing a food drive or making a non-perishable food donation is a great way to help curb food insecurity in New York City.
You can drop off food donations at the following locations:

Tuesday
Center for Learning and Self Sufficiency
206 E. 4th St.
New York, NY 10009

Wednesday
O’Toole Center for Family Services & Outreach
519 E. 11th St.
New York, NY 10009

Be mindful that due to nutritional standards, we can only accept the certain items listed below.

Items We Can Accept
Rice
Pasta
Lentils
Tomato Sauce
Chicken
Tuna
Peanut Butter
Beans (all varieties)
Corn
Carrots
Green Beans
Green Peas
Spinach
Peaches
Pear Halves
Applesauce
Cereal
Oats
Apple Juice
Items We Cannot Accept
Baking Mixes
Breads
Seasonings and spices
Fresh produce
Salad dressings
Condiments
Cooking oils
Opend containers
Items past their “best if used by” dates