Currently we could use more:

  • Toilet Paper
  • Feminine Hygiene items
  • Shower size bars of soap
  • Oral Hygiene items (toothpaste, and especially, toothbrushes & floss)
  • Pasta Sauce (jars are preferred by our shoppers)
  • Ramen noodles
  • Ground coffee (no K-Cups please!!)
  • Ketchup, mayonnaise, mustard, salad dressings
  • Canned chicken, salmon and tuna
  • Broth (chicken, beef, or vegetable)
  • Cooking supplies - unbleached flour, sugar, vegetable oil
  • Meals in Cans – Beef Stew, Chili, Spam, Ham, etc.
  • Rice/pasta helpers (rice/pasta sides, rice-a-roni, pilaf, etc.)​
  • Applesauce (6 packs preferred), canned pineapple in juice, raisins
  • Healthy Snacks – (whole grain crackers, pretzels, animal crackers single serve packages, small raisin packages, fruit in cups, microwave popcorn packets, small fig newton packages etc.)
  • Jelly
  • Peanut butter

Items we do not currently need

  • Baby food (we make sure eligible families are getting WIC benefits)
  • Miscellaneous condiments (just ketchup, mayo, mustard & salad dressing please)
  • K-cups
  • Candy
  • Cookbooks, magazines, and other books
  • Paper goods 
  • Soda
  • Juice boxes
  • Diapers (we simply do not have the room to store these)

Please note: we offer the list immediately above because our food shelf and storage spaces are very limited, and we either have plenty of these items or they are just too difficult for us to store!   

Food items can be left in:

  • The Green Bin at the South Entrance of the Town Offices
  • The Green Bin at the Shelburne Market
  • The Green Bin at Pierson Library
  • The Green Bin at Paragon Design on Rte 7 in Shelburne

Please note: we can NOT accept ​any homemade products like preserves, baked goods, etc. no matter how tasty they might be. This is due to food safety regulations.

Items Currently Needed

May 2020

​​Shelburne Food Shelf