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Food & Supply Drive

 

United Way of Acadiana, Second Harvest Food Bank, Catholic Charities of Acadiana, and Rebuilding Together Acadiana have partnered to hold a joint food drive, supporting the needs of those affected by Hurricane Delta.

The drive will take place each Friday in October (October 16, 23, and 30) from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. Donations will be accepted at Second Harvest Food Bank located at 215 E. Pinhook Rd. in Lafayette. Entrance is located off of Refinery Rd. Supplies, non-perishable foods, and personal items will be accepted. Waitr has once again partnered to provide donors with a free delivery flyer, which will be distributed at Second Harvest upon receipt of donation.

Volunteers are needed to assist with collection and sorting of donations and can register by clicking here.

Please contact 211 if you are in need of resources and/or disaster assitance.

The following items will be accepted:

NON-PERISHABLE FOODS

  • Canned tuna

  • Dried or canned beans

  • Peanut butter

  • Nuts

  • Trail mix

  • Canned soup

  • Canned vegetables

  • Canned fruits, fruit cups

  • Diced tomatoes

  • Tomato & spaghetti sauce

  • Dried fruits

  • Low sugar/high fiber cereal

  • Oatmeal

  • Pasta

  • Rice

  • Grits

  • Granola bars

SUPPLIES

  • Toilet paper

  • Cleaning supplies

  • Paper plates/bowls

  • Paper towels

  • Disposable PPE

  • Hand sanitizer/masks

  • Tarps

  • Floor scrapers

  • Prybars

  • Commerical trash bags

  • Utility knives

PERSONAL

  • Toiletries (soap, deodorant, toothpaste, shampoo)

  • School supplies

  • Unused socks

  • Unused underwear

  • Feminine products

  • Diapers (size 2-6)

PLEASE DO NOT DONATE

  • Unlabeled cans

  • Rusty cans

  • Glass containers

  • Alcohol

  • Homeade food

  • Opened or used items

  • Perishable food

  • Clothing

  • Medicine

Click here to access our Amazon wishlist, a quick and easy way to donate. Items purchased will be delivered to our warehouse.