Welcome to the Food Pantry at Catholic Engaged Encounter

Dec 19, 2018


Catholic Engaged Encounter is dedicated to making a difference in the lives of individuals and families in our community. Our Food Pantry program is one way in which we provide support and assistance to those in need.

Our Mission

At Catholic Engaged Encounter, we strongly believe that no one should have to go without food. Our mission is to ensure that individuals and families facing food insecurity have access to nutritious meals and essential grocery items to sustain them during difficult times.

Supporting the Community

As part of the broader category of "Community and Society - Faith and Beliefs," our Food Pantry program is specifically designed to address the needs of individuals and families who are experiencing financial hardships. We strive to create a supportive and inclusive environment where everyone feels welcome and valued.

Accessible and Nutritious

Our Food Pantry ensures that individuals and families have access to a variety of high-quality food items. We focus not only on quantity but also on providing nutritious options such as fresh produce, whole grains, lean proteins, and dairy products. We want to promote good health through proper nutrition, especially for those who may not have regular access to such options.

Providing Extra Assistance

In addition to the regular distribution of food items, our Food Pantry program also aims to provide extra assistance to vulnerable populations, including children, the elderly, and individuals with specific dietary needs. We understand the importance of catering to individual circumstances and strive to accommodate various dietary restrictions and preferences.

Collaboration and Volunteerism

We firmly believe that addressing food insecurity requires a collaborative effort from the community as a whole. We work in partnership with local businesses, organizations, and volunteers who generously contribute their time and resources. This collaboration allows us to extend our reach and impact, ensuring that the Food Pantry remains well-stocked and accessible to as many people as possible.

How to Get Involved

If you are interested in supporting our Food Pantry program or would like to contribute in any way, we encourage you to get involved. There are several ways you can help:

1. Donate

Your generous donations of non-perishable food items and essential grocery supplies will go a long way in supporting our efforts. We accept donations at our designated drop-off locations during specific hours. Every contribution counts, no matter how big or small.

2. Volunteer

We are always in need of dedicated volunteers who can assist with various tasks such as sorting, organizing, and distributing food items. As a volunteer, you will have the opportunity to directly impact the lives of those in need. Join our team and be part of something meaningful.

3. Spread the Word

Help us reach more individuals and families who may benefit from our Food Pantry program. Spread the word through your social networks, community groups, and local organizations. The more people who know about our services, the more lives we can positively impact.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or would like to learn more about our Food Pantry program, please feel free to reach out to us. Our dedicated team is here to help:

Thank you for your support and for joining us in the fight against hunger. Together, we can make a difference.

Riki Offord
Great initiative for the community!
Oct 14, 2023
Brad Jeans
It's inspiring to see the dedication to supporting individuals and families. The impact is immeasurable.
Jul 29, 2023
Tianyou Huang
👏 This is exactly the type of outreach that makes our communities stronger. Thank you for your commitment to helping others.
May 19, 2023
Allen Lance
I'm encouraged to see the focus on providing support and assistance to those who need it most. Great work!
Mar 16, 2023
Carl Mortimer
A food pantry is such a valuable resource for the community. Keep up the great work!
Jun 24, 2022
Arik Kol
The dedication to making a positive difference is truly commendable. Thank you for your efforts.
Jan 8, 2022
Steve Barnes
The impact of a food pantry reaches far beyond the provision of food. Thank you for your meaningful contributions.
Dec 30, 2021
Kevin Kealey
This program is a true example of living out the values of compassion and service. Kudos to the team!
Aug 19, 2021
Geoff Drnec
This article highlights the importance of creating a safety net for vulnerable individuals and families. Well done!
May 24, 2021
Michael Bowles
It's heartwarming to see communities coming together to support those in need. Thank you for making a difference.
Jan 3, 2020
Kristine Dizon
What a wonderful initiative! So grateful for organizations like Catholic Engaged Encounter.
Jul 12, 2019