Get Involved

Whether you are an individual, group, church, business or school, we have plenty of ways for you to help.

Donate Online: Every dollar you donate to the Kent Food Pantry helps provide meals to men, women and children facing hunger in our county. A donation of $50 will buy 3 bags of food for a family of four. Please use the PayPal donation form on the right side of this page to make your secure online donation.

Other giving options: 
Donate by Check:  Please make check payable to the Community Food Pantry and mail it attention to: Community Food Pantry, PO Box 346, Chestertown, MD 21620
Donate by Phone: You can also make credit card donations by phone, please contact  our program director at 410.778.0550

Donate Food: Whether you have non-perishable items from your kitchen pantry or your business has pallets of fresh produce, healthy food donations of any quantity are welcome anytime. For every five pounds of food donated, the Kent Food Pantry can provide the equivalent of four meals!

Food Donation Drop-Off Location:
Kent Food Pantry is located at Christ United Methodist Church 401 High Street, Chestertown, MD.
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. (please use Mill Street entrance)

What should I donate?
Healthy, non-perishable food Items with intact, un-opened, consumer or commercial packaging, items with non-breakable packaging (no glass please), food within the expiration date on the packaging food from your community or backyard garden.

What are the most-requested items?
Canned meats like tuna, stew and chili, canned vegetables pasta & pasta sauce, beans, healthy cereals, peanut butter and jelly.

How to Volunteer

If you are interested in volunteering, please call Miriam Greenlee at 410-778-0550 or email her at forgeahead@verizon.net for more information.

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Chestertown, MD 21620

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