What to Donate 2017-04-20T12:14:49+00:00

What to Donate

Thank you for donating food to Oregon Food Bank.

Before you make a donation of food items, please review these lists to best support 1 in 5 people experiencing hunger in our communities.

Best rule of thumb? Think about what you like to put on your table.

Most Wanted Foods:

Peanut Butter and Almond Butter (low or no sugar)



Beans (canned or dried)


Whole Grain Cereal

Shelf-stable Milk

Cooking Oil

Canned Tomatoes

Other nutritious foods (preferably healthy, whole grain, low-fat, low-sodium and low-sugar products)

Oregon Food Bank can’t accept:

  • Rusty or unlabeled cans

  • Perishable items (applies only to food drive donations)

  • Homemade items

  • Non-commercial canned or packaged items

  • Alcoholic beverages

  • Open or used items