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Where You Can Food Drive

FoodDrive-Fall-2018-Landing-Page-Banner.jpgBrooklyn is internationally renowned as a center of fine cuisine. Yet more than half a million borough families live in poverty and cannot afford to buy enough food. 

Our hungry neighbors need your help today.

 

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You can also help them by donating nutritious, nonperishable canned or packaged foods.

Needed Items Include:
Canned Tuna, Salmon and Chicken | Dried Milk | Beans | Fruit | Vegetables | Pasta |  Cereal | Peanut Butter | 100% Fruit Juice

NOTE: Please do not donate moldy, expired or dented cans.

Drop off food at any of the following CAMBA locations in Brooklyn:

  • 1720 Church Avenue, 2nd Floor
  • 21 Snyder Avenue
  • 885 Flatbush Avenue, Room 202
  • 19 Winthrop Street
  • Park Slope Women’s Shelter, 1402 8th Avenue

To organize a food drive or another activity to support our pantry, please email Lucila Santana at lucilas@camba.org, Barbara Diaz at barbaradi@camba.org, or call 718.282.3082.​​

​Voices of CAMBA's Food Pantry Clients:
 

​"We're struggling. We're really struggling. CAMBA's pantry is a good source of food and nutrition."

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"When my food starts to run low, I know I can always go to the pantry."

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"I feel sad. It was a hard decision to go to a food pantry. I worked hard all my life." 


See CAMBA's food pantry in action in this NBC News' report: For America's Hidden Hungry, There's Been Little Recovery.


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$60 buys 2 weeks of healthy gr​oceries for a hungry family