The Shopping Cart is used during the offering to collect your gifts of food for Ellington and Tri-Town residents in need.  The food is distributed by the Ellington Food Bank, Crystal Lake Community Food Pantry, the HVCC Food Pantry and The Cornerstone Food Cupboard.  Your generosity is a blessing to all who receive and a witness to Christ's love for the world.  Thank you!  


MOST NEEDED ITEMS Instant Oatmeal Canned Soup – especially chicken noodle, cream of chicken, cream of mushroom Rice-a-Roni, Pasta Roni or Knorr Side Dishes Ramen Noodles Egg Noodles Canned Beef Stew or Pasta Spaghetti Sauce – no glass please Canned Vegetables & Canned Fruit Instant Soup Mix Canned Baked Beans or Pork & Beans Instant Cocoa (with marshmallows) Boxes of Crackers – any brand/kind Jelly or Jam – no glass please   We greatly appreciate all donations, including grocery store gift cards!   Mobile Grocery Cart -please email Tammie Mangold with your address at if you are able to do this, you can leave a bag outside your door. The items will be picked up and delivered to Cornerstone.   

ON-GOING PANTRY NEEDS   Cold Cereal; Instant Oatmeal; Canned/Boxed Pasta; Canned Beets/Spinach/Potatoes; Boxed Macaroni & Cheese; Ramen Noodles; Baked Beans; Rice or Pasta Side dishes; Canned Spam/Beef Stew/Hash/Chicken/Tuna and for the children’s backpack snack packs = Cheese & Cracker snacks; Peanut Butter Cracker snacks; Breadsticks & Cheese snacks, Granola Bars, etc.   Thank you for your generosity!   Board of Missions