Download the Comprehensive Pantry List here.

All non-perishable packaged foods will be utilized.  Please call ahead to schedule a time to donate perishable items, since refrigeration and freezer space is limited.

At any given time, Bluffton Self Help is most in need of:

Basic Foods

  • Hearty Soups
  • Stews (Beef, Chicken and Dumplings)
  • Chili
  • Peanut Butter and Jelly
  • Macaroni and Cheese

Meat/High Protein Group

  • Canned meats: ham, chicken, meat spreads
  • Canned fish including tuna, salmon, sardines, other fish
  • Nuts, and seeds
  • Rice and Beans

Dairy Group

  • Evaporated milk
  • Powdered milk
  • Puddings & custards
  • Ensure food supplements

Fruits & Vegetables

  • Canned fruits: peaches, pears, pineapples, applesauce, fruit cocktail
  • Canned juices: apple, cranberry, tomato and vegetable
  • Canned vegetables: green beans, peas, corn, tomatoes, potatoes

Breads, Cereals and Pasta

  • Hot and cold breakfast cereals, including oatmeal, grits and cream of wheat
  • Baking mixes: pancake, corn bread, cake mixes/icing, quick breads
  • Pastas and canned sauces

Non-food Household products

  • Paper – toilet, tissues and towels
  • Soap – Bar and liquid
  • Diapers of all sizes
  • Toothbushes and toothpaste
  • Deoderant
  • Feminine Hygiene products

Pet Food (yes, needy families have pets too!)

  • Cat and dog dry and canned food

Please consider making a one-time gift or a recurring monthly donation via PayPal. Your gift is greatly appreciated and assures that Bluffton Self Help will continue to serve neighbors in need by offering them free food, clothing, and critically needed financial assistance, all in your name.

I would like to make a ONE-TIME gift to Bluffton Self Help.

By clicking on the button above, you will be taken to PayPal, where you can pay with your credit card or PayPal account.

I would like to make a RECURRING MONTHLY donation to Bluffton Self Help.

Just choose the option in the box above, and click the “Monthly Donation using PayPal” button.
You may choose to use your credit card or PayPal account.
Each month, the amount you have specified will be automatically sent to Bluffton Self Help on your behalf.

I would like to pay by CHECK directly to Bluffton Self Help.

We thank you in advance for your support. You may designate your check in any way that you wish. (If you need help with this, please give us a call at (843) 757-8000.)

Please make your check payable to Bluffton Self Help, Inc. and send to:

Kimberly Hall, Executive Director

Bluffton Self Help

Post Office Box 2420

Bluffton, SC 29910

One note about sending checks… please provide us your complete address, telephone number and email address with your check, so that we can assure that your record is accurately updated.

Thank you in advance for your gifts to Bluffton Self Help!