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Thank you for your donation of food!

If you are interested in donating food to the pantry, please make sure that it is not expired.  We accept donations on Mondays and Thursdays between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. at 334 West Gramby Street.  If you are interested in making a large donation, please call Ruth Ellen Brown @ 664-1097. Ruth Ellen will take your information and one of our food delivery coordinators will be in touch with you to schedule a drop off time. There is also a box on the front porch of the pantry, 334 W. Gramby St. for non-perishable foods.   See our home page at any time for a list of urgent needs.

We need the following items on a regular basis:

  • Canned vegetables
  • Canned fruit
  • Canned or jarred applesauce
  • Canned pasta and pasta sauce
  • Dried pasta
  • Canned meat including Spam, chicken, tuna
  • Canned beef stew
  • Canned soups
  • Saltine crackers
  • Rice
  • Peanut butter
  • Jelly
  • Cereal

We also accept fresh produce, fresh vegetables and fruits.

Donations of frozen products must be arranged with our delivery coordinator.

We also accept:

  • Toilet paper
  • Toothpaste
  • Soap
  • Shampoo and conditioner
  • Women’s personal hygiene products


The Manheim Central Food pantry relies on members of our community and service organizations to help us meet the ongoing needs of our community.  We will gratefully accept cash donations at any time.  If you would like to make a monetary donation please mail it to:

  Manheim Central Food Pantry c/o Salem UMC
  140 North Penn Street
  Manheim, PA  17545

You may also give the donation  to one of our steering committee members, or drop it off in person at the pantry on Mondays and Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until 10:30 a.m.