Food Pantry for Single Moms and Single Women

Food Pantry

Our food pantry is available to those in need of food assistance.  We provide nonperishable food items, canned fruits and vegetables, paper products, and toiletries to our clients.  In addition, we have partnered with Panera Bread to receive weekly donations of their bread products to distribute to our clients.  Our pantry is open Tuesday and Thursday from 10 am to 2 pm.

You can drop off donations at any time during our community center hours – Monday to Thursday from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm.  After hours, please place donations in the covered bin on our front porch.  Our community center is located at:

4771 Shady Grove Road
Glen Allen, VA 23059

Our current food pantry needs as of 8/14/2018:

Immediate Needs:

  • Paper Towels
  • Toilet Paper
  • Shampoo
  • Body Wash
  • Cereal
  • Jelly
  • Canned Soups
  • Minute Rice
  • Toothpaste
  • Razors
  • Canned Fruit
  • Canned Tuna/Chicken
  • Baby Wipes


  • Grocery Store Gift Cards
  • Peanut Butter
  • Pasta/Spaghetti Noodles
  • Hamburger Helper Type Meals
  • Oatmeal
  • Granola/Cereal Bars
  • Tissues
  • Size 1 & 4 Diapers
  • Pull Ups – All Sizes
  • Canned Pasta Sauce
  • Canned Beans
  • Applesauce
  • Conditioner
  • Deodorant
  • Femine Pads (Regular pads, not the ultra thin)


Household Items

From time to time, we assist our clients by providing them items to furnish their home.   For furniture, please contact us at (804) 658-5214 to inquire about current clients.  You can also doante to the CARITAS furniture bank at Christ Church Episcopal, a partner church with The Sophie House.


Clothing Donations

For your clothing donations, please consider donating to the Caring Clothes Closet at
Shady Grove United Methodist Church
4825 Pouncey Tract Road
Glen Allen, VA 23059


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