Stafford Food Bank

A Community Ministry Organized by the Stafford Ministerial Alliance
 
 
 
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FOOD BANK

  • Located at Newell Housing

615  E Broadway, Stafford

 

  • Open Tuesday and Thursday

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

 

  • Provides food boxes once a month to needy individuals and families
 
 
  • Contact one of the Stafford Churches for more information

 

  • The Food Bank Coordinator is Janet Bronson
 
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Donations of Non-perishable food items may be left at
 
At any area church
Or at Pauls’s Grocery at 309 S. Main, Stafford, KS.
 
Cash Donations May be made payable to the
Stafford Ministerial Alliance
And mailed to:
 
Stafford Ministerial Alliance
c/o Pastor Jim Dillon
806 NE 40th
St., Stafford, KS 67578
 
 
This is what it takes on average to pack food bank boxes for 1 month.
 
Every donation helps!
 
Consider picking up two items every trip to the grocery store.
It will make a difference.
 

66 cans of meat
33 box cereal
33 jar PB
33 jar jelly
33 juice
99 cans fruit
33 pkg pasta
33 bag dry beans
33 cake mixes
33 corn muffin mixes
99 Mac and cheese
33 Hamburger helper
33 box crackers
198 cans soup
66 boxes of pudding/jello
33 canned chili
33 cans pork and beans
198 cans of veggies
33 pasta sauce
33 cans of tomato sauce
33 cans of tomatoes
132 rolls of toilet paper
33 roll paper towels
33 shampoo
33 bar of soap
33 Toothpaste
33 Dish soap

The best non-perishable foods to donate
  1. canned beans
  2. peanut butter, or other nut           butters
  3. rolled oats
  4. canned fruit in juice
  5. canned vegetables
  6. soups
  7. canned tuna
  8. canned chicken
  9.  rice
  10. nuts
  11. seeds
  12. shelf stable milk and milk                  substitutes
  13. pasta
  14. pasta sauce
  15. popcorn kernels
  16. canned stews
  17. apple sauce
  18. cereals
  19. vegetable oil
  20. canned tomatoes
  21. dried fruits
  22. honey
  23. chicken, beef or vegetable                  broths 
  24. Mayonnaise
  25. Mustard
  26. Ketchup
 
 
Additional Tips:
  • Canned goods with pop-top lids are better than canned goods that require a can opener
  • Avoid foods packaged in glass.
  • Do not donate foods that are past the expiration date.

Non-Food Items are Needed Too

 

Health & Beauty Aids

  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrushes
  • Shampoo
  • Deodorant
  • Bath Soap
  • Sanitary Products
  • Incontinence Products 

 Paper Products

  • Toilet Paper 
  • Paper Towels
 

Miscellaneous  

  • Laundry Supplies
  • Snack Foods 
  • Cleaning supplies

 Baby Items

  • Diapers 
  • Baby Wipes
  • Pediasure
  • Baby Food