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Norwood Food Pantry

The Norwood Food Pantry is in serious need of donations to provide for families in need within our own community. TCC has a collection basket in the center lobby where you can donate the following items to help.

The Norwood Food Pantry’s Most wanted items for grab & go bags


  • Cold Cereals – small boxes (Frosted Flakes, Honey Bunches of Oats, Fruit Loops, Special K, Total, Life, Shredded Wheat, Granola, any Oatmeal, etc.

  • Boxed Pasta (ziti, penne, rigatoni, macaroni, shells, cavatappi, etc.

  • Spaghetti Sauce (24 -25 ounce jars are preferred)

  • Boxed Rice Mixes (Rice Pilaf, Near East, Rice a Roni, etc.)

  • Canned White Albacore Tuna in water

  • Canned Pasta (Beefaroni or Ravioli)

  • Canned Fruit (Pineapple, Peaches, Mandarin Oranges,Fruit Cocktail, etc.)

  • Canned Beef Stew, Hash, Chili, Chicken, SPAM

  • Soups (Vegetable, Minestrone, Chunky Beef, Lentil, Any Low Sodium, Chowder)

  • Chunky Peanut Butter

  • Jams/Jellies: (Raspberry, Marmalade, Blueberry, Grape, Strawberry, etc.)


  • Macaroni & Cheese

  • Canned Vegetables (Peas, Corn, etc.)

  • Canned Beans (Baked, Black, Red, etc.)

  • Brownie Mix, Ritz/Townhouse Crackers, Grahams, Cookies

  • Instant Pudding Mix (chocolate) and Gelatin (Lime, Lemon, Orange)

  • Pet Food – Small bags (3-5 pounds) of dry/bagged or cans are much appreciated.

  • Hygiene Items (dish and laundry detergent, shampoo, deodorant, toothpaste) arealso gratefully accepted.

NOTE:  The above suggested items are listed in order of need.