Food pantry looking for donations of pasta, cereal and more

This month, the Trumbull Food Pantry, at 23 Priscilla Place, is in need of specific donations, to help Trumbull families in need.

The list of needed donations includes:

• Pasta/spaghetti

• Pasta sauce, can or jar

• Cereal

• Oatmeal, instant or quick oats

• Tuna

• Canned meats — stews, hash and chili

• Fruit, canned, or individual snack sizes (including applesauce)

The Trumbull Food Pantry is located off of Huntington Turnpike, near the Bunny Fountain and the Fairchild-Nichols Library.

Donations can be dropped off during The Center at Priscilla Place building hours, which are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. If residents plan to drop off a large donation, they should call (203) 452-5198 to notify Social Services staff.

The Food Pantry is made available to Trumbull Residents who meet the state's financial criteria for public assistance. Eligibility is determined by the Trumbull Department of Social Services, located at the same address. Trumbull residents in need of Pantry services should call (203) 452-5198 to set up an appointment.