St. Patrick’s Church Food Pantry located in the Rectory basement, gladly accepts non-perishable food items, cash and gift card donations throughout the year. (I.E. Grocery cards and gas cards)
We always need the following items:
- Tuna fish
- Peanut Butter
- Macaroni and cheese
- Can of Beans (red kidney, black, navy pea)
- Canned vegetables
- Spaghetti sauce
- Boxes of Instant Potatoes / Boxes of Scalloped Potatoes
- Hamburger / Tuna helper
- Toothpaste/ toiletries
- Diapers (all sizes)
- Grocery gift cards
- Hearty Soups / Broth
- Hot Chocolate/Tea/Coffee
- Breakfast Cereals
- Pancake mix
- Bread / Cake mixes
- Jello / Pudding box mixes
- Condiments (I.E. Salt, pepper, mustard, ketchup, relish, mayonaise)
Hunger is not seasonal. Please donate generously and regularly to help keep our pantry shelves well stocked so we can answer the need to feed our neighbors and fellow parishioners. No time to shop! We also accept cash donations and will provide an official receipt upon request. Your cash or food donation does matter. Thank you in advance for your support and may God Bless you. (To be eligible you must be a Burrillville resident.)
Volunteers are always needed to offer their services on Monday evenings to carry out groceries to cars or assisting in other areas of need. Teenagers…your participation will be credited towards community service hours required for Confirmation.
For more information or if you are interested in volunteering please call St. Patrick’s Parish office at 401-568-5600 between 8:00 a.m. to 12 noon Monday through Friday or St. Joseph’s Parish Office at 401-568-2411 Monday thru Thursday 9-5.
Food Pantry Directors, Gary and Lynn Rousseau.
Thank you and God Bless you.