Penticton Provides
What Donations Are Needed?

We greatly appreciate all donations that can be provided. Below is a list of items that routinely sought after.

Food Bank Donations
Toys / Gift Donations
  • Canned goods (ie. soups, stews, chili, tuna, salmon, baby food, baby formula, vegetables, fruit...)

  • Dry foods (ie. pasta, ramen, Kraft Dinner, rice, oatmeal, beans and lentils, boxed stuffing, instant mashed potatoes, pancake mix, cereals, meals in a box...)

  • Pantry staples (ie. peanut butter, pasta sauce, nuts, shelf-stable milks/milk alternatives, cooking oils, spices and herbs, jams and jellies, coffee and juices, condiments, sugar, flour, salt…)

  • Snacks (ie. granola bars, dried fruit, crackers, trail mix, apple sauce…)

  • Baby items (ie. diapers, baby food, baby formula, wipes, bibs, linens, new pacifiers…)

  • Toiletries (ie. toothbrushes, toothpaste, mouthwash, deodorant, shampoo/conditioner, body wash, soap, lotions, brushes/combs, towels, face wash, feminine hygiene products, face masks, hand sanitizer…)

  • Home items (ie. dish soap, sponges, cleaning supplies, toilet paper, paper towels…)

Food Bank | The Salvation Army Penticton Community Church
  • Gifts for ages 0-2: baby books, learning toys, stuffed animals, play mats, walking toys, building blocks, teething toys, dolls, picture books

  • Gifts for ages 3-5: picture books, building blocks, play sets, colouring books and crayons, toy trucks and cars, superhero toys, Barbie dolls, Play-Dough kits, train sets, doll house toys

  • Gifts for ages 6-8: action figures, chapter books/graphic novels, lego, stuffed animals, puzzles, colouring sets, superhero toys, Barbie dolls, Littlest Pet Shop, Play-Dough kits, baby dolls, doll house toys, train sets, board games, 

  • Gifts for ages 9-12: gift cards, crafts/art supplies, chapter books/graphic novels for kids, sports equipment, lego, science kits, puzzles, journal sets

  • Gifts for ages 13-15: gift cards, crafts, books, sports equipment, jewelry, makeup, bath products/sets, puzzles, nail polish, journal sets, remote controlled cars, science kits, board games

  • Gifts for ages 16-18: gift cards, makeup, board/card games, books(fiction and nonfiction), jewelry, sports equipment, crafts/art supplies, bath products/sets, hair accessories, scarves/hats/gloves, fuzzy socks, candles, puzzles, nail polish, journal sets, lotions/perfumes/colognes, remote controlled cars