RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The Rutherford Food Pantry is asking the public for assistance in providing a variety of items for its clients.
Current needs include canned fruit, such as peaches, pears, fruit cocktail, pineapple and mandarin oranges, as well as applesauce, cereal and baked beans.
Other food items, including oil, vinegar, salad dressing, mayonnaise, ketchup, pancake mix, syrup and juice boxes are also needed, along with glass cleaner, multi-purpose cleaner, bathroom and kitchen cleaner, paper towels, sponges, laundry detergent and dish detergent.
Items may be delivered to the Food Pantry located in the basement of Borough Hall.
If the pantry is locked, donations may be left on the shelves outside the pantry door.
The Food Pantry reminds donors that it cannot accept any items that have expired dates.