Category: Pantry Needs

Current Pantry Needs

The NEEDS pantry served a record number of clients in 2020, and the need in our community remains high. If you would like to help us stock up, please see the following list of most-needed items.

Food:
Stuffing mix
Pasta sides (Pasta Roni, Knorr, etc)
Canned pineapple
Hamburger and Tuna Helper

Personal / Home:
Tissues (Kleenex)
Body wash
Sanitary pads
Toilet paper
Paper towels
Shampoo and conditioner
Shaving cream and disposable razors

Donations can be dropped off at Kenwood Baptist Church Monday through Thursday from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. NEEDS volunteers are at the church on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm. Thank you!

Current Pantry Needs

Serving hundreds of people each month, the NEEDS pantry always welcomes donations of food and personal care items. If you would like to help us stock up, please check out this list of currently needed supplies.

Food:
Pasta sauce
Bean soup
Clam chowder
Canned salmon
Black beans
Dessert items (cookies, cake mix, pudding cups, etc)

Personal / Home:
Dish and laundry soap
Toothpaste
Paper towels
Toilet paper

Donations can be dropped off at Kenwood Baptist Church Monday through Thursday from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. NEEDS volunteers are at the church on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm. Thank you!

Current Pantry Needs

Thanks to several recent food drives, the NEEDS pantry shelves are mostly full. However, the pantry is still in need of some crucial (and more expensive) items.

Toiletries:
Body wash
Deodorant (men’s and women’s)
Shaving cream and razors
Feminine hygiene products (pads and tampons)
Laundry and dish soap
Baby wipes
Hand soap / sanitizer
Home cleaning products

Food:
Canned clam chowder
Pasta sauce

Donations can be dropped off at Kenwood Baptist Church Monday through Thursday from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. NEEDS volunteers are at the church on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm. Thank you!

Current Pantry Needs

Thanksgiving is next week! If you’re shopping for a special meal, please consider picking up something extra for those in need.

Here is a list of our pantry’s most-needed items.

Food:
Canned vegetables, especially greens and sweet potatoes/yams
Canned pineapple
Pasta sauce
Boxed dishes, including rice and potato mixes, stuffing, and Hamburger/Tuna Helper
Canned chicken and salmon
Canned meals, especially ravioli
Canned beans
Pancake mix and syrup

Cleaning and personal care items (these are the most difficult items for the pantry to keep in stock!):
Dish and laundry soap
Feminine hygiene products (tampons and pads)
Toothpaste and toothbrushes
Body wash
Shampoo and conditioner
Hand soap and sanitizer
Shaving cream and razors
Deodorant
Toilet paper and paper towels

Donations can be dropped off at Kenwood Baptist Church Monday through Thursday from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. NEEDS volunteers are at the church on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm. Thank you!

Current Pantry Needs

As the weather gets colder, the NEEDS pantry becomes busier. If you would like to help restock the pantry, please check out this list of most-needed items.

Canned vegetables, including:
– Peas
– Carrots
– Diced tomatoes
– Sweet potatoes / yams
– Greens

Canned fruit, especially:
– Pineapple
– Mandarin oranges

Canned meals, especially:
– Beef ravioli (this is our most needed item of all!)

Canned meats, including:
– Chicken
– Salmon

All canned beans, including:
– Black
– Pinto
– Red (kidney)
– White (Great Northern, navy, cannellini)
– Refried
– Baked

Canned soup, including:
– Broths
– Chicken and cream of chicken
– Beef

Packaged side dishes and snacks, including:
– Stuffing
– Potatoes (mashed, au gratin)
– Rice mixes
– Fruit/granola bars
– Chips

Personal care items, including:
– Tampons
– Toothpaste
– Body wash
– Shaving cream
– Hand soap

Household supplies, including:
– Dish and laundry soap
– Paper products (paper towels, toilet paper, tissues)
– Diapers (especially sizes 4-5) and diaper wipes

Donations can be dropped off at Kenwood Baptist Church Monday through Thursday from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. NEEDS volunteers are at the church on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm. Thank you!


Current Pantry Needs

The NEEDS pantry is currently running low on nonperishable food and other dry goods. The following items would be especially welcome!

Food:
Canned vegetables (except green beans – we have plenty of these!)
Canned fruit
Canned soup
Macaroni and cheese
Peanut butter
Packaged side dishes (rice/pasta mixes, potato dishes, stuffing, etc.)
Pasta
Pasta sauce
Boxed cereal

Toiletries and Household Supplies:
Dish soap
Laundry soap
Shaving cream
Body lotion
Disposable razors

Donations can be dropped off at Kenwood Baptist Church Monday through Thursday from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. NEEDS volunteers are at the church on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm. Thank you!

COVID-19 Crisis

Our shelves are empty! Please watch this 2 minute video to learn how NEEDS is helping during the COVID-19 Crisis.

Donate to NEEDs in three ways:

  1. Mail a check payable to NEEDS to:

NEEDS
c/o Kenwood Baptist Church
8341 Kenwood Rd
Cincinnati, Ohio 45236

2. Pay online via Paypal:

3. Use your bank’s online payment service or Zelle. This costs you and NEEDS nothing, unlike Paypal which charges a fee (2.2% of each donation).
Use this email: CincyNeedsTreasurer@gmail.com as the Recipient.


End of Year donations

NEEDS appreciates all donations to our mission to assist families in northeast Cincinnati with emergency financial needs.

We receive a large part of our funding in the last two months of the year.
If you’d like to make an end-of-year financial donation your can do it either:

Electronically via Paypal here.


Or mail a check to:

NEEDS
c/o Kenwood Baptist Church
8341 Kenwood Rd
Cincinnati, Ohio 45236

Thank you! We appreciate your generosity.

NEEDS is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt charity. All contributions are tax deductible to the full extent of the law.

September Pantry Needs

The NEEDS food pantry is in need of the following:
Personal care items, especially:

conditioner
deodorant
shaving cream and razors
tampons
toilet paper
dish washing soap
laundry soap

Food items in short supply are:

canned chicken
canned soup
canned vegetables of all kinds, including tomatoes and tomato sauce
cereal and granola bars
packaged side dishes such as potato mixes , rice and noodle dishes, stuffing
dessert items such as cake mix, brownie mix, cookies, etc.

Please drop off these donations at NEEDS during business hours:
Monday-Thursday 9 am – 4 pm
at the lower level of Kenwood Baptist Church 8241 Kenwood Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45241

NEEDS has volunteers at the church on Tuesdays or Thursdays from 9 am -1 pm. to help unload your donation.

Call 513-891-0850 to let us know you are dropping off a donation.

Thank you!

Pantry Needs: June 20, 2019

Individual toothbrushes
Shampoo
Shaving cream and razors
Kleenex
Dish soap
Laundry detergent
Feminine hygiene products (pads and tampons)

Canned soup especially beef soups (any kind but chicken noodle)
Canned vegetables other than corn or beans of any kind
Canned chicken
Baked beans
Mashed potatoes, rice and noodle mixes, Au gratin potatoes, etc.
Canned prepared foods (Spaghetti, ravioli, chili etc.)

Please drop off these donations at NEEDS during business hours:
Monday-Thursday 9 am – 4 pm
and Friday 9 am -12 noon
at Kenwood Baptist Church 8241 Kenwood Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45241

NEEDS has volunteers at the church on Tuesdays or Thursdays from 9 am -1 pm.

Call 513-891-0850 to let us know you are dropping off a donation.

Thank you very much!