Donate Food

Critical Needs - Please Consider Donating These Items Now

  • toilet paper, paper towels

  • tuna

  • canned meat (stew, hash, chicken, spam, etc)

  • canned fruits

  • peanut butter & jelly

  • cereal

  • salt

  • sugar

  • cooking oil

  • coffee

  • salad dressing

  • shelf-stable non-dairy milks (almond, cashew, oat, etc)

  • gluten-free bread and snacks

Baby Items

  • Diapers - size 5 & 6

  • Wipes

Your donations are always welcome to help feed families in our community

Other Recommended Items for Donation:

  • Spaghetti sauce

  • Oatmeal

  • Nuts

  • Dried beans

  • Rice (bagged or boxed)

  • Baking mixes

  • Canned vegetables

Personal Care

  • shampoo

  • dish soap

  • Poise pads

  • Depends briefs, women's size S or M

  • Depends briefs, men's size S/M (pullup only, no tabs please)

Thank You!

Your food and personal care donations are deeply appreciated, and go directly to our neighbors experiencing food insecurity.  We are grateful for your help!  If you have questions about donations, please call us at 978-635-9295

Donations can be delivered directly to Acton Food Pantry on ANY Tuesday from 10-1, or on the weeks that the Pantry is open for distribution, you may also drop off on Wed from 2-7 pm, or Thurs 9:30 am - 11:30 am. If you are unable to bring your donations at those times, please call us and we can try to arrange another time. They can also be dropped into the drop boxes at the locations listed below. 

Drop boxes for donations are located in Acton at the following locations:

The Silver Unicorn Bookstore, 12 Spruce St, Acton

Sargent Memorial Library, 427 Massachusetts Ave, Boxborough

Donelan's Super Market on Route 2A/Great Road

Roche Bros. Super Market on Route 111

Stop & Shop on Powder Mill Road in Acton

US Post Office (Main Branch) off Route 27 in Post Office Square

ALL Acton Middlesex Savings Bank locations

Other Ways to Donate

The Food Pantry can only continue to operate with your generous donations.

Learn about other ways you can support our community!