MLK Food Drive

In the spirit and memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., St. Louis Public Library and St. Louis Area Foodbank are proud to launch a food drive in his honor.

Donations can be made to the "We Can All Serve: MLK Food Drive" from January 3-31 at any of the 16 SLPL locations. Donations can be made during normal library hours.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was passionate about ending poverty by first eliminating hunger. Be part of Dr. King’s legacy by donating canned or boxed food items. All items donated will benefit the St. Louis community by providing food to families in need.

Drop off items at any SLPL location. No glass items.

Needed items include:
Canned Meat or Fish
Mac and Cheese
Instant Mashed Potatoes
Canned Fruit & Veggies
Peanut Butter & Jelly
Canned Chili
Beans Canned Soup
Rice & Pasta
Cereal & Oatmeal
Powdered Milk
Fruit Snacks
Granola Bars
Personal Care Items
Feminine Care Products
Baby Care Products
Household Essentials