What your donation buys

PCC purchases nutritious bulk foods such as grains, beans, pasta, raisins, pancake mix and more for each food bank partner. What and how much is purchased varies from food bank to food bank, based upon what they need most for their clients.

Here's a breakdown of the different bulk foods we buy, with the number of servings we're able to purchase with each donation listed so you can get an idea of just how far your dollar goes.

Food purchased $1 $5 $10 $20
Servings are based on wholesale, discounted pricing for 2012.
Black Beans 11 53 105 210
Pinto Beans 12 58 115 230
Green Lentils 14 70 140 280
Red Lentils 10 52 103 206
Organic Mung Beans 7 36 71 142
Bob's Veggie Soup Mix 4 20 40 80
Kasha 7 33 65 130
Popcorn 21 107 213 426
Brown Rice 13 67 134 268
White Rice 14 70 140 280
Organic Whole Wheat Penne pasta 5 25 50 100
Rigatoni Pasta 5 25 50 100
Brown Sugar 1 lb 5 lbs 10 lbs 20 lbs
Raisins 8 40 80 160
Maple Almond Granola 5 25 50 100
Coconut Almond Granola 5 25 50 100
Regular Rolled Oats 34 168 335 670
Bob's 10-Grain cereal 12 59 117 234
Bob's 10-Grain Pancake Mix 8 39 78 156
Unbleached All-Purpose Flour 2 lbs 10 lbs 20 lbs 40 lbs
King Arthur Whole Wheat Flour 1 lb 6 lbs 12 lbs 25 lbs

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