Effective Monday, December 21, 2020, at 2 PM:
The Cuba Township Food Pantry is grateful for the community’s overwhelming donation of food, hygiene, and household supplies. We are pleased to report our food pantry is now at capacity (as of December 21, 2020 at 2:30 PM) and we are recommending additional donations be directed to:
St. Anne’s Project Hope, 320 Franklin Street in Barrington. Their phone number is: 847-381-5721 and the hours are listed below:
Hours: Monday – Friday, 9 AM – 3 PM
The Cuba Township food pantry will continue to provide non-perishable foods, paper products, cleaning supplies, and toiletries during the COVID-19 pandemic. Recipients who are not feeling well are encouraged to contact us at 847-381-1924 to make alternative arrangements.
The food pantry maintains a list of qualified recipients. If you are not a current recipient but are in need of assistance, please call us at 847-381-1924 or email your contact information to email@example.com and a staff member will contact you.
You can also complete an online Intake Form, save it to your desktop and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up for the food pantry. A staff member will contact you within 24 hours (except on weekends).
Thank you to all our generous donors for the food items donated to date – we have more than enough tuna, soup, green beans, corn, and macaroni. Individuals or organizations seeking to donate to the Cuba Township Food Pantry are encouraged to provide the following items:
- Hand soap, soft soap, and sanitizers
- Shampoo and Conditioner
- Coffee (decaf as well)
- Tea (instant tea as well)
- Tomato sauce with meat
- Tomato products including tomato paste, sauce, and diced tomatoes
- Peanut Butter (creamy and crunchy)
- Jams or Jellies (non-grape)
- Corned Beef Hash
- Paper products- toilet paper, paper towels, napkins, Kleenex
- Disinfectant wipes and sprays
- Laundry detergent and cleaning supplies
Food pantry donations should be dropped off in the cart located at the front of the building. Donations will be accepted Monday – Friday between 9 AM and 4 PM. Please DO NOT drop off items on the weekend – our raccoons will eat the donations – thank you for understanding!
The Cuba Cares Fund is accepting monetary donations and $25 Jewel gift cards to supplement fresh produce for the food pantry and our recipients. Please make checks payable to Cuba Cares Foundation and mail to 28000 W Cuba Road, Barrington, IL 60010.