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How can you help?

Friday Backpack is happy to receive donations of the following:

  • 16 oz plastic jars of peanut butter

  • small cans of tuna, chicken or Vienna sausages

  • small cans of chili

  • small cans of Chef Boyardee

  • small cans of stew

  • 16 oz cans of spaghetti sauce - no glass jars

  • 1 lb bags of dry pasta

  • small cans of refried beans

  • small cans of chicken noodle or tomato soup

  • macaroni and cheese boxes

  • small cans of vegetables

  • ramen

  • small pouches of instant potatoes

  • individual packets of oatmeal

  • individual packets of cocoa/hot cider

  • individual cups of applesauce or fruit

  • individually wrapped crackers

  • granola bars

  • packets of fruit snacks/fruit roll ups

  • pudding cups

  • individual boxes of cereal

  • juice boxes   (we prefer boxes that contain less than 17 grams of sugar,  Fruitables or Honest brands for example)



Union County Friday Backpack can always use gift card donations for

local grocery stores. We shop

Grocery Outlet, Bi-Mart,

Wal-Mart, and

Safeway locally. We also shop

Coscto and Amazon.



UCFBP is always looking for volunteers to help with packing, unloading and delivery. Please email us if you would like more information.



UCFBP is a 501(c)(3). All donations are tax deductible to the extent the law allows. Send us your donation and we will mail you a receipt for your donation with our

Tax ID number 

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