Food Drive between now and 12/2/2017

Give holiday joy to families in need!

Please join McGrath & McGrath and Coldwell Banker, Encinitas/La Costa in collecting these items now through December 2, 2017, for the Community Resource Center’s 35th Annual Holiday Donation Drive benefitting approx. 1,700 families throughout the community.

Wish List

Non-Perishable Foods.  Please, no glass:


  • Soup, stews, and chili
  • Spaghetti sauce
  • Meat (tuna and chicken)
  • Vegetables (peas, corn, tomatoes)
  • Fruit (Peaches, pears, pineapple)
  • Beans (refried, baked, pinto, kidney, black)
  • Peanut butter and other nut butters (in plastic)
  • Evaporated or condensed milk
  • Baby food and formula, juice boxes

Dry:  1-2 lb. packages:

  • Pasta (including Mac & Cheese)
  • Rice
  • Beans (pinto, kidney, black, red)
  • Lentils/Split peas
  • Fruit & nuts (raisins, cranberries, trail mix)
  • Mixes (pancake, bread, muffin)
  • Flour
  • Granulated sugar
  • Salt or salt substitute


  • Baby Food (non-glass) juice boxes
  • Diapers and Baby Wipes
  • Baby Powder or Baby Oil

   Please drop off donations at:

   Coldwell Banker,

   740 Garden View Ct. ,  Encinitas  

   open every day 8:30-5:00

   Deadline is noon Dec 2nd




Community Resource Center is a 501(c)(3) charitable tax-exempt organization providing families in need and victims of domestic violence with safety, stability and self-sufficiency. For more information, visit  (760) 230-6307