Give Food and Basic Needs
The Bread of Life Food Pantry accepts donations of non-perishable food, personal hygiene items, baby essentials, household cleaning products, and pet food. View our full donation list.
Fresh and frozen food items are not accepted from the general public at this time.
Donations can be dropped off at:
19 Wilson Street, Etna, PA 15223
Drop-off times at the All Saints School are Mondays from 2-4pm and Wednesdays from 6-8pm. If needed, donors may contact the Bread of Life Food Pantry for a more convenient drop-off time.
Donations for the Bread of Life Food Pantry can be dropped off at the All Saints School in Etna on Mondays and Wednesdays.
Supporters of the Bread of Life Food Pantry can purchase items from our Amazon Wishlist.
This convenient shopping option allows donors to select items chosen by pantry staff that are in high demand by clients.
Note: When confirming your purchase on Amazon, be sure to select "Bread of Life Food Pantry" as the shipping address.
In Person Donation
If you wish to donate non-perishable food and basic need items to the Bread of Life Food Pantry, please read the following instructions for our in-person drop-off procedure at the All Saints School on Wilson Street in Etna (located about three minutes away from the Bread of Life Food Pantry).
Pull up in front of the All Saints School with the items you wish to donate. (As a reminder, drop-off times are Mondays from 2-4pm and Wednesdays from 6-8pm.) Your donations will be received by our volunteer team. Food items are checked for expiration dates, and anything expired is disposed of. The donation date is also written on each donated item for reference by the Bread of Life Food Pantry. All donations are stored at the All Saints School and later transferred to the Bread of Life Food Pantry for distribution to shopping clients.
A sign at the All Saints School in Etna provides information on the days and times donations can be received from the general public. Individuals bring food and other donations to the All Saints School. All items are then sorted, packed, and delivered by volunteers to the Bread of Life Food Pantry for distribution to community members in need.
Donate Non-Perishable Food,
Home and Hygiene Products
The following list details items the pantry is currently in need of. As you are able, please give generously to support those most in need. Thank you!
Fruits, Nuts, and VegetablesCanned or jarred fruits Applesauce cups Canned peanuts and mixed nuts Canned vegetables (whole potatoes, lima beans, carrots, corn, peas, red beets, and others) Tomato products (sauce, paste, stewed, crushed, or diced) Instant mashed potatoes Scalloped potatoes Peanut butter Jam or jelly (any flavor)
Soups, Broths, and SaucesProgresso or Campbell's Chunky soups Broth (chicken, beef, or vegetable) Pasta/spaghetti sauce (jar or can) Gravy (chicken, beef, or turkey)
Grains and BeansCereal (hot or cold) Pancake and muffin mix Pasta and rice sides Instant rice Spaghetti noodles Boxed macaroni & cheese Boxed meals (Hamburger or Tuna Helper) Ramen noodles Boxes of crackers Stuffing mix Canned beans (baked, kidney, and other types)
IngredientsFlour Sugar Vegetable oil Baking soda Baking powder Evaporated milk Spices (cinnamon, nutmeg, garlic salt, onion powder) Salt and pepper
Meat and FishCanned meat (chicken, beef, pork, chili, stew, and sloppy joe) Canned fish (tuna, salmon)
DessertCake, brownie, and cookie mix Frosting mix Pudding and Jello (pre-made or boxes) Pie filling Pie crust
CondimentsKetchup, mustard, and mayo Barbeque sauce Salad dressing Syrup Olives
BeveragesLarge bottles of juice Tea bags Coffee Bottled water Soda pop Flavored soda water
HomeLaundry detergent All-purpose cleaner Toilet bowl cleaner Dish detergent Paper towels Toilet paper Tissues
HygieneShampoo and conditioner Shower gel or body soap Hand soap Body lotion Deodorant Toothbrushes Toothpaste Mouthwash Dental floss Shaving cream Razors Feminine products Pull-up adult diapers (unisex)
Baby EssentialsDiapers Wipes
Pet FoodDog food Cat food