Donation Items Needed

               During the summer, when school is out, so is the school lunch program. A few years ago, the Bremerton Foodline recognized a need a need to supplement clients who have school aged children

               We are asking for donations from you, your work group, your club, your church, to help us fill the need with the Summer Kid’s Bags. One evening a couple years ago, a church group of young adults came to the Bremerton Foodline and assembled about 200 bags. What a crazy-fun experience. Thank you for your support!

             Below is a list of items that are used in the Summer Kid’s bags, please select what you are what you are willing to donate”.  (Please note serving size.)


For 1 serving Bag

Canned Fruit (6 oz.) or Fruit Cups


Top Ramen (Individual)


Jelly or Jam (Single jar)


Peanut Butter (single jar)


Cereal or Oatmeal (single serve packets)


Fruit Juice or water (individual serving)


Meals in can (Ravioli or Pasta)



2 small or 1 large

Granola Bars (individual bars)


Bonus Items (as available)

Jell-O or pudding (individual)


Cookies or Snack Crackers (Individual)


Raisins (1 oz. boxes)


Mac N Cheese Micro Meals



Earl W Burt
(Board of Director President
Remember, “Volunteers in America make this Nation purr like a ‘happy contented kitty cat’”


The following is a list of items that are needed:

 Food Items:

  • Cold Cereals (boxed or bagged)

  • Bulk rice and dried beans (we repackage)

  • Hot Cereals (like oatmeal)

  • Spaghetti, pasta and rice products

  • Hearty soups, chili, baked beans, Top Ramen, ravioli, etc.

  • Boxed meal products like hamburger or tuna helper.

  • Baking mixes like Jiffy, Bisquick, cookie and cake mixes

  • Canned fruit & vegetable juices

  • Canned fruits and vegetables (no Snow-Kist applesauce please)

  • Peanut butter

  • Canned meats (chicken, beef, tuna, corned beef, SPAM. No sardines please)

  • Sugar, flour, salt, spices, etc.

  • Fresh produce and vegetables

  • Coffee and tea, hot chocolate & hot apple cider mixes

  • Ethnic food products

  • Special food groups (Diabetic, gluten free, dairy free)

  • Vegetarian and vegan food products


    Non-food products:

  • Diapers, baby wipes, baby food and formula

  • Pet Food and Cat Litter

  • Laundry detergent, dish soap, cleansers, etc.

  • Personal hygiene items (soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, feminine hygiene products, etc.)

  • Adult diapers,

  • Toilet Paper

  • Small, sturdy can openers (old fashion military type are good)

  • Zip lock bags ALL sizes
    Garbage bags of ALL sides