Holiday Drive for Common Pantry going on now!

Common Pantry is collecting $25 Target OR Walmart gift cards and NEW board and picture books for ages birth-5 (bilingual English/Spanish books very welcome!) to be distributed to our clients children this holiday season.

Please drop off donations at the pantry Monday-Thursday, 9:00am – 4:00pm, now through December 14 (or contact Amy at to make other arrangements or to discuss a donation from your group/school).

If you prefer to donate money, please do so at   Simply earmark your donation “Holiday Drive” and we will purchase gift cards on your behalf.

We are also partnering with:
The Book Cellar  (4736 N. Lincoln)   AND
Timeless Toys (4749 N. Lincoln)

Purchase a children’s book at one of these local favorites — they will give you a discount and you can leave your book at an in-store bin.  We will pick up donations and distribute them to Pantry children for the holidays!