Bluebird is hosting a food drive through the holidays

We’ll be collecting food donations at all locations, and delivering the collected goods to area food banks.

Manchester, Bedford, and Hooksett, NH Locations

New Horizons NH

Has multiples divisions – a Shelter, Food Pantry and Soup Kitchen which all goes to those in need in Manchester (and surrounding areas).



Donation Wish List

Backpacks, Personal size toiletries, Shampoo, Underwear, Plastic shower curtain liners, Laundry detergent, Disposable razors, Shoes, Sneakers, Bath towels, Deodorant, Blankets, Sleeping bags, Hats, scarves, gloves, Manchester city bus passes, Stamps, Date books.

Food Pantry:
Peanut butter, Jelly, Cereal, Baked beans, Macaroni & cheese, Canned vegetables, Canned tomatoes, Canned fruit, Sauce, Tuna fish, Pasta.

Soup Kitchen:
Coffee, Cereal, Sugar, Creamer, Salt.


Greenland, NH Location

Gather (Seacoast Family Food Pantry)

For 200 years, Gather has been serving Seacoast residents facing hunger. The agency was founded in 1816 by a small group of women committed to feeding the families of fishermen. Today, Gather is committed to ending local hunger through collaboration and leadership.

Gather serves those in our community experiencing hunger by providing nutritious food through innovative distribution programs and our Pantry Market. We offer nutrition education and recipes for healthy living. We collaborate with community partners to address the root causes of hunger throughout the Seacoast including: Greenland, Hampton, Hampton Falls, Kittery, ME, New Castle, Newington, North Hampton, Portsmouth, Rye, Seabrook and Stratham.




Donation Wish List

Gather’s goal is to provide high protein, healthy foods, low in sugar and sodium.  They request:

White tuna in water, Canned & dry beans, Peanut butter (18 oz), Cooking oils, Healthy snack bars, Small condiments, Sugar / Flour (2lb), Canned tomatoes, Broth, Low sodium vegetables, Whole grain rice, Pasta sauce can, Toilet paper, Plastic Squeeze Jelly (no sugar), Canned fruit (no sugar added) ,Pasta / Spaghetti, Tomato sauce, Low sodium soups, Healthy bran cereal, Baking items, Shampoo, Deodorant, Toothpaste, No Glass Containers.

Rochester, NH Location

Gerry’s Food Pantry (SHARE Fund Program)

The SHARE Fund began over 25 years ago as an outreach ministry program of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church in Rochester. With the help, support, and guidance of the Parish, the SHARE Fund grew into a successful assistance service. In 2008, the SHARE Fund became an independent nonprofit agency, federally registered as a 501c3 public charity. With the strong roots provided by the church, the SHARE Fund continues to grow and has become an integral service provider for people in need living in our community.



Donation Wish List

Canned Soup, Baked Beans, Tuna, Cereal, Ramen Noodles, Flour, Sugar, Pudding/Jell-O, Soap, Shampoo, Deodorant, Diapers(All Sizes).