Below you will find a list of food and personal items for which we always have a need. Donations can be made year round at drop boxes located near both entrances of the Philip Heit Center for Healthy New Albany, 150 W. Main Street, New Albany. Please review expiration dates before donating food, as we cannot serve expired items.


  • Canned meats (chicken, tuna)

  • Canned or boxed soup

  • Canned fruit

  • Canned vegetables, esp. beets, creamed corn, collared greens, mushrooms and spinach

  • Breakfast cereal

  • Pancake mix + syrup

  • Granola bars

  • Pasta sauce


  • Rice

  • Peanut butter + jelly esp. strawberry

  • Vegetable oil

  • Applesauce

  • Pasta + noodles

  • Popcorn

  • Muffin or cookie mixes

  • Ketchup + mustard

  • Salad dressing

  • Dried lentils, pintos and red beans

Personal Items

  • Laundry Detergent

  • Toilet Paper

  • Soap

  • Shampoo

  • Toothpaste

  • Kleenex

We can do more with your dollars. 

For every dollar donated, NAFP is able to purchase $10 worth of food and groceries. The need is constant. It is an honor to stretch your donor dollars on behalf of local families in need. Click here to make a monetary donation to NAFP.