Food Pantry for Single Moms and Single Women

Donate Goods

Our Annual Christmas Party is quickly approaching and we are collecting gifts for the children and women in our program.  We are partnering with Christ Church Episcopal and their missions group to provide food and volunteers for this event.  If you are interested in helping, please contact us at 804-658-5214. If you would like to provide a gift for a child or mother, please bring your donations to our community center at 4771 Shady Grove Rd. by December 12.  Click for a list of items requested

Food Pantry

Our food pantry is available to those in need of food assistance.  We provide nonperishable food items, frozen 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 1/19/2018:

  • Grocery Store Gift Cards
  • Toilet Paper, Paper Towels 
  • Cereal
  • Oatmeal
  • Soups
  • Granola/Cereal Bars
  • Tissues
  • Size 1 Diapers
  • Pull-Ups all sizes
  • Peanut Butter
  • Jelly
  • Hamburger Helper type meals
  • Canned Beans
  • Pasta/Spaghetti Noodles
  • Canned Pasta Sauce
  • Canned Fruit/Fruit Cups
  • Applesauce
  • Shampoo
  • Conditioner
  • Body Wash
  • Toothpaste
  • Baby Wipes
  • Feminine Pads



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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