Food Drives - Suggested Items

The Campus Food Bank is now able to accept food donations.  Monetary donations are the preferred form of donation during COVID-19, but we are able to take food if that is how you choose to donate. Posted Sept 30.20

Our 13 Most Wanted Items

The list is also attached in the related content area. 

If you would like to help us out by having a food drive within your society or department, any non-perishable item is gratefully accepted. If you want suggestions, we have listed below our 13 most wanted items, and invite you to donate them in any amount and combination that suits you.   

1. apple or orange juice - 1 litre
2. legumes - chickpeas/lentils/kidney beans/peanut butter
3. ketchup or mayonnaise
4. canned kernel corn (not cream corn), 341 ml
5. canned peas or peas and carrots
6. canned protein, such as tuna, salmon, ham, chicken, turkey, meatballs
7. canned evaporated milk 
8. cereal - any kind
9. soups - chicken noodle, mushroom, and vegetable, plus chunky soup - any kind
10. canned fruit - larger cans preferred over fruit cups
11. pasta – plain elbow macaroni or spaghetti preferred
12. canned tomatoes, or tomato paste, or tomato or pasta sauce
13. rice – long grain rice preferred



Campus Food Bank

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000