Unsure what to buy? Here are some basics:

Groceries:

  • Dried pasta and rice
  • Pasta sauces
  • Canned soups
  • Fruits (apples, oranges, bananas)
  • Vegetables (carrots, celery, potatoes)
  • Canned beans
  • Unsalted nuts and seeds
  • Whole grain crackers
  • Protein and/or energy bars
  • Milk or non-dairy alternatives
  • Cereal
  • Frozen berries

Home items:

  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Thermometer
  • Diapers
  • Soap
  • Alcohol-based hand sanitizer
  • Fever-reducing medications (acetaminophen or ibuprofen for adults and children)
  • Kleenex
  • Toilet paper
  • Paper towels
  • Plastic garbage bags
  • Dish soap
  • Laundry detergent
  • Household bleach
  • Household cleaning products