Food Pantry needs donations

The Centralia College Food Pantry continues to be an important resource for students. In just the first few days of classes, there have been 26 visits to the pantry. In a single day, 10 students signed up to use it.

If you have been meaning to donate, please drop off any nonperishables or monetary donations at the Student Life and Involvement Center (first floor of the TransAlta Commons).

The following items are most needed:

Protein

  • Canned Tuna
  • Canned Chicken
  • Canned Stew
  • Canned Chili
  • Hash
  • Soup
  • Peanut Butter/Nut Butter

Canned Vegetables

  • Tomatoes
  • Spaghetti Sauce
  • Tomato Paste
  • Tomatoes
  • Black Beans
  • Pinto Beans
  • Baked Beans
  • Refried Beans
  • Green beans
  • Mixed Vegetables

Fruits

  • Canned Fruits
  • Apple Sauce
  • Fruit Cups
  • Dried Fruits
  • Jelly
  • Raisins
  • Juice Boxes

Starches

  • Rice
  • Pasta
  • Quinoa
  • Macaroni and Cheese
  • Cans of Ravioli/SpaghettiO’s
  • Hamburger Helper
  • Boxed Meals
  • Instant Potatoes
  • Instant Ramen

Breakfast

  • Cereal
  • Instant Oatmeal (individual packets)
  • Cereal Bars
  • Oatmeal
  • Pop Tarts

Baking Items

  • Muffin Mix
  • Pancake Mix
  • Bread Mix
  • Salt
  • Flour
  • Sugar
  • Yeast
  • Baking Powder
  • Baking Soda
  • Other Seasonings

On the Go/Snacks

  • Granola Bars
  • Microwave Popcorn
  • Nuts
  • Trailmix multipacks
  • Bags of Chips
  • Crackers
  • Easy Mac
  • Microwaveable Non-Frozen Meals

Toiletry Items

  • Feminine Hygiene Products
  • Men’s & Women’s Razors
  • Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Tooth Brushes
  • Tooth Paste
  • Floss
  • Mouth Wash
  • Toilet Paper
  • Paper Towels
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