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Winter Food Drive

Collect food items for Good Samaritan Ministries.

Good Samaritan Ministries needs items for its winter service needs. Start a collection drive to collect food items to donate to Good Samaritan Ministries.

How to Collect Items

Collecting food items is easy. Ask your friends, neighbors, co-workers, or church members to collection items for Good Samaritan Ministries. Promote the items outlined in this article and set a goal to collect items for a period of time. When you are ready, drop your donation at our Donation Center during listed hours. Your food donations help the ministry serve your neighbors with daily meals and food boxes.

You can also sign up to speak to Good Samaritan Ministries about your collection drive


Requested Items

Good Samaritan Ministries typically prefers food assistance that is consistent with seasonal weather and is non-perishable. Below is a list of requested items for this winter season.

Homeless Food Items

  • Cracker Packs
  • Beanee Weenees
  • Vienna Sausages
  • Slim Jims
  • Snack Cakes
  • Individual Bag Chips
  • Powerade or Gatorade drinks
  • Granola Bars

Monthly Food Box Items

  • Box Mac-n-Cheese
  • Jelly
  • Peanut Butter
  • Canned Soup
  • Oatmeal
  • Rice
  • Canned Vegetables
  • Baking Mix
  • Dry Pasta
  • Canned Fruit