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Porch Pick-up Food Drive


We’ve been able to count on your generosity in the past.  It’s always been overwhelming and is appreciated very much; we’re sorry to be asking but we need your help again!  


Newark Neighbours, together with our partners from the NOTL Rotary Club are holding a porch pick-up food drive.


On Saturday & Sunday, May 15 and 16, 2021, teams are available to pick up your food donations anytime between 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Note that our volunteers will all wear masks and gloves and will respect all physical distancing restrictions, including contactless pick-up.   


If you have food items that you wish to donate, please call 905-468-7498 or email us at to register your address for pick-up.  Please indicate your preferred pick-up day (15th OR 16th). 


We appreciate your support!!!

Items in need are:


  • Canned green beans

  • Canned Tomatoes

  • Canned Red Kidney Beans

  • Canned peas

  • Canned Ham, Corned Beef or Spam

  • Canned salmon

  • Canned mixed vegetables

  • Flakes of Ham, Chicken or Turkey

  • Canned chili or spaghetti or ravioli

  • Habitant Soups

  • Canned beef stew

  • Canned Baked Beans

  • Chunky Soups

  • Cream of Mushroom Soup

  • Kraft Dinner Mac and Cheese               

  • Canned pineapple

  • Rice

  • Sidekicks & Mr. Noodle packets

  • Soda (Soup) Crackers

  • Bottled Juices - Cranberry or Apple

  • Applesauce or Canned Fruit

  • Snack Crackers – any kind

  • Cereal – any kind

  • Cookies – any kind

  • Peanut Butter

  • Jams – any flavour

  • Granola Bars

  • Coffee or Tea

  • Jello – any flavour

  • Ketchup / Mustard / Mayonnaise / Green Relish

  • Toothpaste / Paper Towels / Kleenex 

We appreciate all donations of food supplies; however, we are currently well stocked on the following items:

Canned Tuna                         Stuffing Mix                            Canned Corn

Oatmeal                                 Cranberry Sauce                       

Tomato Sauce                        Pasta      

Unfortunately, our Thrift Store at 310 John Street remains closed. We appreciate all your calls and offers of thrift shop donations. Please remain patient and hold your donations until we are able to re-open and accept them once again. We hope that it will be soon!!