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Monroe Town Hall Offices
7 Fan Hill Road
Monroe, Connecticut 06468

PHONE(203) 452-2800
HOURSMonday - Thursday

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Items Needed for the Pantry

This time of year our supplies of many items is run low.  Listed below are items needed:
  • Juice (apple, cranberry, etc)    
  • Mayonnaise, Mustard, Ketchup                                   
  • Canned Vegetables  
  • Grape Jelly, Strawberry Jam
  • Hamburger Helper, Knorr Pasta/Rice Sides, Macaroni & Cheese                  
  • Egg Noodles  
  • Rice (brown or white)  
  • Hot & Cold Cereal                   
  • Bread Crumbs                                    
  • Canned Tomatoes (crushed, whole, diced, stewed, paste)   
  • Chicken, Beef or Vegetable Broth  
  • Cooking Oil  
  • Canned Fruit (regular or low sugar - preferably in juice)  
  • Canned Beans, including baked &refried  
  • Baking Supplies - including sugar & flour  
  • Syrup (regular or sugar free)  
  • Pancake Mix  
  • Jar Pasta Sauce  
  • Salad Dressing (any flavor)  
  • Coffee, Tea (regular, decaf) Instant Coffee & Hot Chocolate                  
  • Canned Soup  
  • Ensure  
  • Snack Items
  • Personal hygiene products - including feminine hygiene products
  • Household cleaning supplies

We also accept any other items and monetary donations that will be used to purchase milk, meat, frozen vegetables and eggs

Donations can be dropped off your donations at the Food Pantry, located at 980 Monroe Turnpike, please call 203-452-2817 to see if someone will be at the pantry to receive your donations, or simply deposit the items in the beige donation box in the front driveway. Please do not leave monetary donations in the donation box.

For other ways to donate, visit our How To Donate page.

To find out what's needed on a monthly basis, sign up for the "Friends of the Pantry" email. Please email.

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Contact Information

Kathleen Turner
Food Pantry Coordinator
Monroe Food Pantry
980 Monroe Turnpike
Monroe, CT 06468
Phone:(203) 452-2817
Kathleen Turner Email
Food Pantry Email

Hours: Monday 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm; Wednesday & Thursday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Please call for Saturday hours