Food Drives - Suggested Items

Due to the current COVID-19 situation, the Campus Food Bank is not able to accept food donations at this time. When that status changes, we will post details here. We are still happy to accept monetary donations. Posted June 26.20

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