Host a TEAM Food Drive

sOUTH Jersey needs us now more than ever.

There is power in a community united!
Food Drives continue to be vital to our mission in feeding South Jersey.

More than 12 million pounds of food; 10 million meals have been distributed throughout South Jersey, with more than 69,000 emergency food boxes distributed since March 2020 alone.

None of this would have been possible without teams, corporate partners and community groups coming together to feed South Jersey through FOOD DRIVES.

The impact of a food drive can go even further virtually. Hosting a virtual food drive reaches more people to help more people right from a phone, tablet or computer. 

Virtual Food Drive:
The easiest way to reach the most people and have the most impact. Especially when every $1 donated provides 3 meals to South Jersey residents in need.

  • Easy Set-Up
  • Customizable Fundraising Page
  • Easy and Sharable Link Options

Click here to set-up an team virtual food drive.

Individual Traditional Food Drive:
Host a traditional food drive by collecting non-perishable food items and then dropping off at the Food Bank of South Jersey or allow us to pick-up.

To get started, fill out the form below.

 

Most needed items

  • Peanut butter
  • Canned tuna or salmon
  • Canned chicken or ham
  • Beans – canned or dry
  • Peanuts, sunflower seeds, almonds

Low salt and in water (not syrup)

  • Vegetables (canned)
  • Fruit (canned)
  • Fruit cups
  • Applesauce
  • Dried fruit (raisins, cranberries, prunes)
  • Canned soups
  • Canned stews
  • Chili
  • Ravioli, Spaghettios, etc.
  • Breakfast cereals (whole grain)
  • Oatmeal
  • Rice
  • Pasta (whole grain)
  • Complete Pancake mix
  • Mac & Cheese
  • Granola Bars
  • Stuffing mix
  • Cranberry sauce
  • Instant mashed potatoes
  • Gravy
  • Canned pie fillings

We CANNOT accept previously-opened containers, repackaged or home-made items.