Suggested Food Bank “wish list” items include
* Canned proteins such as salmon, tuna, beef and Spam
* Soups such as cream of mushroom, cream of chicken, chicken and noodles/rice and vegetable beef
* Canned beans such as kidney, pinto, black and pork and beans
* Miscellaneous other items like baby food, jams, spaghetti sauce, crackers, cooking oil, condiments, tomato paste, tomato sauce, canned fruit and cereals
Monetary donations can also be dropped off.
The Ferndale Food Bank (FFB) is located at 1671 Main Street, in the back of the Whatcom Transportation Authority’s parking lot. The FFB serves low income seniors, neighbors and those in crisis living in the Ferndale and Custer area. Food distribution takes place at the FFB Monday, Wednesday and Saturday from 9am to 11am. Donations are accepted at the FFB Monday, Wednesday and Saturday from 8am to Noon.