High Holiday Food Drive

Community-Wide Food Drive

Join the Atlanta Jewish community and donate food items to the JF&CS Food Pantry. Let’s fill the shelves with mitzvot!

Please bring food donations to your synagogue, school, or to JF&CS and help us fill the Kosher Food Pantry.

High Holiday Food Drive

JF&CS High Holiday Food Drive

September 12 - October 18

When: September 12 - October 18

Where: Drop off items at JF&CS Food Pantry or any participating synagogue, Jewish school, or community group.*

Why: Fulfill a mitzvah to help those in need in our community.

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High Holiday Food Drive

The JF&CS Food Pantry Needs YOU

Thank you to our community partners!

Ahavath Achim Synagogue
Congregation Ariel
Congregation Beth Shalom
Congregation B'nai Torah
Congregation Etz Chaim
Congregation Or VeShalom
Temple Emanu-El
Temple Beth Tikvah
The Davis Academy
The Epstein School
Jewish Kids Group
Gesher L'Torah
Or Ha Torah
Shearith Israel
Or VeShalom
Temple Kol Emeth
Weinstein School
Beth Jacob
Atlanta Jewish Academy
Beth Tefillah
Ner Tamid
Congregation Shaarei Shamayim

(as of 9/23)

JF&CS Kosher Food Pantry: Most Needed Items

Canned Tuna
Canned Fruit
Canned Vegetables
Canned Tomatoes
Dry Pasta


Canned tuna or salmon: packed in water (not oil)
Canned beans
Dried beans and lentils
Peanut butter and other nut butters
Nuts and seeds: almonds, walnuts, cashews, pumpkin seeds, sunflower seeds


Brown rice
Whole grain cereals
Oats and instant oatmeal
Whole wheat pastas
Whole grain crackers


Canned tomatoes and tomato products (sauce, paste)
Canned fruit: packed in water (not syrup)
Applesauce (preferably with no added sugar)
Raisins and other dried fruits (preferably with no added sugar)
Canned soups


Olive oil, canola oil
Shelf stable milk: dairy, almond, soy
Herbs and spices: oregano, basil, black pepper, garlic powder, cumin, chili powder
Donated items do not need to be Kosher, but no pork or shellfish please.
No glass jars, please.

High Holiday Food Drive

Thank you to Advance Drum Service, Inc. for your generous donation of our food pantry collection bins.