Lower Cape Outreach Council sponsors 8 food pantries on the lower Cape and makes monthly food distributions to local Councils on Aging, WIC and Cape Cod Children’s Place.
Making A Difference
We also provide special nutritional programs like The Greater Boston Food Bank’s Brown Bag Program for seniors and Food to Encourage in collaboration with Outer Cape Health Service, the Barnstable County Public Nurse and Cape Cod Cooperative Extension.
In 2017, 3,396 households turned to Lower Cape Outreach Council for $439,480 worth of food.
Lower Cape Outreach Council worked in collaboration with St. Vincent de Paul Society, St. Joan of Arc Church in Orleans, Nam Vets, Nauset Newcomers and many local businesses to provide Thanksgiving turkeys, fresh vegetables, stuffing, cranberry sauce and 20 day packs of food to over 700 households from Harwich to Provincetown.
Canned Tuna | Canned Beef Stew | Canned Corn | Canned Peas | Canned Green Beans | Canned Chili | Canned Pasta | Canned Peaches | Canned Pears | Canned Pineapple | Canned Fruit Salad
Paper Towels | Toilet Paper | Dishwashing Detergent (hand) | Hand Soap (bars) | Toothpaste
Cooking Oil | Progresso Style Soups | Chunky Select Soups | Mayonnaise | Ketchup | Cold Cereal | Rice-A-Roni | Peanut Butter and Jelly | Pasta Sauce | Mac & Cheese | Pancake Mix | Coffee