Below is a list of items that we currently need most.

Thank you for being a generous donor to the Samaritan Center Ministry.

We LOVE fresh fruits and vegetables

... and good grocery bags (plastic and paper)

October 10, 2017

Top Items Needed (in order of need)

  • Canned Vegetables (Corn, Green Beans, Sweet Peas, Spinach and other leafy greens)
  • Canned Beans (Kidney, Black Beans, Baked Beans, Black Eyed Peas, etc.)
  • Soups
  • Tuna, Salmon, or other canned seafood
  • Peanut Butter, and the Jelly which we are always low on
  • Meat, Canned (chicken, chili, SPAM/Treet)
  • Meal Mixes (Zatarain's, Rice-A-Roni, Pasta Roni, etc.)
  • Fruit - canned (in juice preferred), raisins and other dried fruit
  • Bread Mixes (Jiffy type)
  • Canned Pasta (Chef Boyardee type)
  • Hot Cereal (Oatmeal, Grits, etc.)

Other Items We Go Through Quickly

  • Dry Pasta
  • Dry Beans
  • Spaghetti Sauce (ready to pour)
  • Tomato Products (Sauce, Diced, etc.)
  • Milk, Shelf Stable (boxed UHT [Visit Milk Unleashed to learn about UHT milk], canned evaporated or powdered). Please, no Sweetened Condensed Milk, unless you are donating it as a dessert.


Personal Hygiene (always in great need)

  • Deodorant / Antiperspirant (Generic gender scent, please)
  • Shampoo
  • Bar Soap
  • Toilet Paper
  • Tooth Brushes
  • Tooth Paste
  • Laundry Detergent
  • Household & Bathroom cleaning supplies