SUPPORT THE CHILDREN
The Approved Food Lists
First list below are the items most needed we are requesting as donations.
Second list below are the items we provide to each child in our program every weekend during the school year.
Needed Food Items
Individual microwaveable pasta cups [Chef Boyardee]
Individual microwaveable cups of Mac & Cheese
Individual microwaveable cups of Hormel “Compleats”
Individual microwaveable cups of Dinty Moore
Individual microwaveable cups of Chicken Noodle Soup
Granola bars [any variety]
Juice boxes [individual, 100% juice]
Fruit cups [in fruit juice, light syrup, or sugar free]
Peanut Butter & Cracker packs
Cheese & Cracker packs
Raisins [individual small boxes]
Individual single packs of cookies
Note: Foods should be individual-sized and microwaveable so that a child can easily prepare for self.
WHO WE ARE
FOOD FOR KIDS is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization developed by our Washingtonville local community. Our purpose is to help supply children in need in the Washingtonville Central School District with easy-to-prepare food for weekends during the school year with an extension of the program during summer months.
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Approved Food List
1. 100% fruit juice (individual cartons or juice boxes)
2. Prepared pasta: microwaveable cups (Chef Boyardee)
3. Fruit cups (in fruit juice or light syrup or sugar-free)
4. Raisins (individual boxes)
5. Cereal (individual-serving boxes or bowls)
6. Granola bars (any variety)
7. Pudding cups
8. Jello cups
9. Microwaveable mac & cheese cups
10. Cheese & cracker packs
11. Peanut butter & cracker packs
12. Applesauce (individual cups)
13. Pretzels (individual bags)
14. Baked potato chips (individual bags)
15. Fresh fruit (when available)
16. Soups (microwaveable)
17. Milk (shelf-stable)
19. Dinty Moore individual meals
We are very grateful to the following individuals who have made generous donations of food items:
Lisa & Joe Zaro
Food donations may be dropped off in collection bins at Taft Elementary main office, St. Mary's Church outside of St. Joseph's Room, Stop & Shop in Washingtonville and Grace Community Church's lobby area (except Fridays)
Food for Kids is a non-profit 501(c)3 program established in 2015 to feed identified children in need in the Washingtonville Central School District. Food for Kids does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious beliefs, age, handicaps, gender or sexual orientation, nor does Food for Kids require participation in religious services or religious training.