Give Food

***Collecting clean heavy-duty plastic bags at this time too!

Help Stock our Shelves

We aim to provide healthy and quality food for our kids that they will like to eat. Review our menu to find out what food items the Backpacks Program sends home with the kids. Collect or purchase food and drop off your donation.

Our Menu

Drop off Food Donations at:

Tower Insurance

4244 Overland Avenue

Culver City



Contact us for after-hour donation drop-offs


  • No oversized items or glass containers please!

  • Shelf-stable items only (no refrigeration needed)

  • Please check expiration dates before giving

  • Canned Soup (e.g., Progresso, Campbell’s Chunky)

  • Canned Pasta Sauce

  • Canned Tuna or Chicken

  • Peanut Butter (12 or 16 oz. plastic jars)

  • Cereal (12-15 oz. boxes or bags, prefer low sugar content)

  • Crackers in Individual Sleeves (e.g., Ritz)

  • Fruit Cups (individual serving cups, no applesauce)

  • Squeezable Applesauce (packets only)

  • Instant Oatmeal (individual serving packets)

  • 8oz. Chocolate Shelf Stable Milk (e.g., Horizon, Kirkland)

  • Granola & Cereal Bars (no protein bars)

  • Macaroni & Cheese Boxes

  • Cup O’Noodles/Ramen

  • 1 lb. bag white rice (uncooked)

  • 1 lb. bag black or pinto beans (uncooked)

  • 1 lb. bag of pasta (uncooked)

CCCPTA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization

CCCPTA Tax ID # 23-7014093

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