Upcoming Food Collection Drives

Make Hunger History

Items are only accepted on designated food drive dates.

Support Glen Ellyn Food Pantry by donating non-perishable food items and toiletries at our drive-thru drop-off collection drives! On designated collection days, simply follow the signs for curbside drop off and our staff will do the rest. The drives are offered in partnership with Kiwanis Club of Central DuPage and State Rep. Terra Costa Howard. See the schedule and pantry needs list below.

Tuesday, August 249:30am-3:30pmAckerman SFC
Tuesday, September 219:30am-3:30pmAckerman SFC
Thursday, October 219:30am-3:30pmAckerman SFC
Tuesday, November 239:30am-3:30pmAckerman SFC
Wednesday, December 229:30am-3:30pmAckerman SFC

Food Pantry Needs List

  • Peanut Butter
  • Jelly
  • White or brown rice
  • Pasta
  • Canned tuna
  • Tomato sauce
  • Tomato paste
  • Canned vegetables
  • Canned fruit
  • Applesauce
  • Granola bars
  • Cookies
  • Flour
  • Cooking oil
  • Sugar (1 or 2lb)
  • Dried beans
  • Canned beans
  • Canned ravioli
  • Spaghettio’s
  • Canned soup
  • Coffee (1lb cans)
  • Coffee (instant)
  • Black tea
  • Green tea
  • Cold cereal
  • Ketchup
  • Mustard
  • Relish
  • Mayonnaise
  • Macaroni and cheese
  • Dish soap
  • Bar soap
  • Diapers
  • Baby wipes
  • Toilet paper
  • Liquid laundry detergent
  • Toothpaste
  • Deodorant
  • Shampoo