Most Needed Food and Personal Items

The Food Bank of Lincoln accepts food donations at 4840 Doris Bair Circle,

Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm.

Please note that we have to purchase
all the food that goes in to our backpacks.  Therefore, any food donated specifically for our backpack program, will be distributed throughout our Childhood Hunger Programs (LPS Emergency Pantry and High School Food Markets).



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The most needed food items at the Food Bank include:
  • Tuna and other canned meats

  • Soups, canned or boxed

  • Canned fruits and vegetables

  • Peanut butter

  • Macaroni & cheese and other boxed dinners

  • 100% fruit juices

  • Cereal
  • Coffee

The Food Bank cannot accept individual glass jars of baby food.  We can accept cases of baby food in glass jars as long as the cases are commercially shrink wrapped. We can also accept boxes of baby cereal and plastic jars of juice for infants.


The most needed personal care items include:
  • Bath tissue

  • Shampoo
  • Toothpaste
  • Soap

  • Diapers and wipes

  • Personal hygiene products



If your household needs it, our agencies and their clients need it!

Thank you for supporting the Food Bank of Lincoln

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Mailing Address:   P.O. Box 29228  •  Lincoln, NE 68529
402-466-8170  •
Located at:   4840 Doris Bair Cr. Ste. A
Fact: With the Food Bank's ability to turn every $.39 into one meal, we can feed a person for $1.17 per day, or $8.19 per week. A $30 donation to the Food Bank of Lincoln can feed a family of four for nearly a week.