Covenant Soup Kitchen
220 Valley Street
Willimantic, Connecticut 06226


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Unfortunately, Saturday's Food Drive at Stop & Shop has been postponed due to the strike. Thank you to the teams of volunteers who were planning to join us. We hope to have another date soon!

We received this notification from NBC and CT Food Bank:

We are officially postponing Saturday’s Feeding our Families food drive. This step has been taken in conjunction with our partners at Stop & Shop, NBC and Telemundo, and will ensure that a rescheduled event will operate smoothly and efficiently. We thank all of our team members who were planning to come out this weekend and look forward to working with you again at a future date.

 *Most needed items as of January 2019

  1. Shelf stable, boxed milk
  2. Canned soups
  3. Canned pastas (with and without meat)
  4. Fruit Juice and juice boxes/pouches for bagged lunches and emergency bags
  5. Personal Care Items (soap, shampoo, toothpaste, toothbrushes, deodorant, etc.)
  6. Feminine Care Items (pads, tampons)
  7. High protein items (canned tuna, chicken, ham, peanut butter, etc.)
  8. Canned beans
  9. Baby food, wipes, diapers
  10. Coffee, ground or whole bean
  11. Sugar
  12. Sandwich and Quart sized zip baggies 
  13. Large paper lunch bags for our Sunday Bagged Lunches 
  14. Small and large paper plates   
  15. Plastic grocery bags - for use when people are shopping in the Emergency Food Pantry

**With cold weather already here, hats, gloves, socks, coats and gently used boots of all sizes are most appreciated!

Thank you!


Soup Kitchen Wish List

Hot sauce

Bottled Juice, 1/2-1gallon sizes
Grated Parmesan cheese
Non stick cooking spray 
Ground pepper
Italian seasoning
Bath tissue

Emergency Food Pantry Wish List
Canned Fruit

Canned Meats (chicken, tuna, ham, etc.)
Bottled Juice, 1/2-1gallon sizes, assorted
Canned Beans
Kitchen trash bags (13 gallons)