Most often, our food pantries can always use the following staples:

  • • Canned vegetables
  • • Canned fruits
  • • Canned meats
  • • Peanut butter
  • • Personal care items

You can check here to see if a particular Center has any specific needs.  God bless your support!

Date of update to this page: 1/7/2021

New Oxford Center: needs fruit juice, hot chocolate, coffee, toilet paper, paper towels.  

Hanover Center needs canned fruits and vegetables, canned soups, shampoo, bars of soap and toilet paper.

Littlestown Center needs diapers, laundry detergent, canned mixed vegetables, boxed pastas, canned carrots and canned potatoes.

Dover Center needs coffee, laundry detergent, Ramen noodles, canned carrots and diapers.

Dillsburg Center needs diapers size 4 and up, all personal care items, hot cereals, canned lima beans, canned pears.

Mechanicsburg Center needs bathroom tissue, shampoo/conditioner, bath soap, toothpaste and pasta — but we are all good on spaghetti and elbows! We also can use diapers sizes 4, 5 and 6.


Yes! We accept frozen foods including turkey, hams, meats, etc.

Yes! We accept local grocery store coupons for free turkeys or free hams!

And … we always are in need of empty egg cartons! Please save and drop off at your nearest New Hope Center!

Please drop off any donations to your New Hope Center between 9am and 4pm Monday-Friday. (Littlestown is only open on Wednesday). Thanks!