make a difference

in-kind donations

Food Donations

Please take a look at our list below – any items that you can drop by would be much appreciated.

  • Canned Vegetables

  • Canned Fruits

  • Canned Beans

  • Boxed Mac & Cheese

  • Rice

  • Noodles

  • Boxed Potatoes

  • Boxed Stuffing

  • Peanut Butter

  • Jelly

  • Cereals

  • Juices

  • Graham Crackers

  • Brownie or Cake Mix

  • Paper goods- plates, napkins, plastic utensils, cups

  • Toilet paper

  • Paper towels

  • Cleaning supplies

  • Coffee

  • Creamer

  • Sugar

  • Syrups

  • Grits

  • Spices

  • Office Supplies

  • Baby diapers (all sizes)

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Clothing & Household Items

We are always looking for donations of clothing, shoes and other household items for our clothing bank each Friday. No damaged, stained or ripped items are accepted.

Drop off location:515 e. 3rd Street, long beach, ca 90802

hours: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Our work has continued since 1981 because of friends like you. 

Together we help people through tough times.

We help them find their way and start over. Everyone receives a warm welcome at COA.

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