Goodman Community Center | What's Needed Most
We will be closed for Thanksgiving Nov. 24-25, including fitness center, events and all programming. Our food pantry will be closed this week, Nov. 22-24.

As a food pantry we have great partnerships that help us get the critical basics to keep our shelves stocked.

With our community’s help we fill the gaps with other items we can’t easily buy. Read on for the items we currently need most.

Food Items

  • Canned beans, such as kidney, garbanzo, black beans or refried beans
  • Peanut butter
  • Applesauce
  • Fruit cups
  • Tuna fish
  • Cereal
  • Pasta
  • Juice
  • Cooking Oil
  • Flour
  • Sugar: White, granulated and brown
  • Salt
  • Dried beans and lentils, especially blackeye peas
  • Condiments such as mayonnaise, ketchup, BBQ sauce, salad dressing and soy sauce
  • Soup, preferably chunky variety
  • Old fashioned oats
  • Gluten-free items, such as pasta, flour, baking mixes and snacks
  • Shelf-stable, dairy-free milk, such as oat, almond and soy
  • Healthy snacks, such as popcorn, pretzels, crackers and granola bars
  • Spaghetti or pasta sauce

Non Food Items

  • Toilet Paper
  • Clean paper and plastic grocery bags
  • Pet food
  • Diapers: Sizes 3,4, 5, 6 and pull-ups
  • Shampoo and conditioner
  • Toothpaste and toothbrushes
  • Body and hand soap
  • Laundry detergent
  • Dish soap
  • Other paper products: Paper towels, facial tissues, etc.

Please be aware that our food pantry cannot accept perishable items that require refrigeration or are frozen. This is due to food safety issues.