Food Contributions

Food contributions are accepted at our office in Tirana. Please contact us prior to your visit at info@foodbank.al to schedule an appointment. Donations are accepted at our office located at Siri Kodra street, close to “ish Punishtja e Pastave.”
If you have a food donation, please keep the following donation terms in mind:
  • Packaging should be sealed and intact.
  • Food may be near its expiration date, but we do not accept expired food. Make sure that all items are within the expiry date.
  • Please be aware that the food bank does not have refrigeration facilities. As a result, we cannot accept food that must be refrigerated.
Some examples of foods and supplies that can be donated to the Food Bank are:
  • bread, pastry products, flour and other grain products
  • cooking oil, sugar, salt, vinegar, sauce, spices
  • soup in packaging
  • mashed potatoes in packing
  • various canned foods
  • canned fruits and vegetables
  • rice, beans, pasta
  • meat and dairy products (milk powder also)
  • foods for pregnant mothers and infants
  • foods for people with diabetes
  • canned fish or meat
  • pudding and cakes – chocolate, biscuits
  • marmalade, jam, chocolate cream, honey
  • teas, coffee, and cocoa
  • juices and sparkling drinks
The Food Bank also accepts donations of household supplies such as cleaning and personal hygiene products. Some examples of accepted items are:
  • toothpaste and toothbrushes
  • soap, shampoo
  • detergent, bleach
  • any other consumer product that is needed monthly