You can donate by visiting our site Monday through Saturday from 8:30 to 1:00 or through the mail to P.O. Box 144, Lexington Park MD 20653, or through payroll deductions, designated to St. Mary’s Caring through the United Way or the Combined Federal Campaign and the Maryland Charity Campaign.
All donations are welcome — both financial and food related. Our costs (food, utilities, etc.) have risen and so has the need for our services. In 2018, we provided 39,773 free meals. We are designated by the IRS as a 501(c) (3), (FEIN 52-2093621). We are also registered with the State of Maryland as a charitable, tax exempt organization.
We are in need of the following food and paper good items:
Sugar, chicken and beef broth and/or bouillon , artificial sweetener, salad dressing, cereal, creamed soups, olive or canola oil, #10 cans of veggies, onions, and instant oatmeal.
Please, no black beans, canned pumpkin or cranberries.
Paper products: paper towels, sandwich and gallon-size Ziplock bags, napkins, toilet paper, sturdy paper plates and bowls and 8 oz Stryofoam cups. (We do not need plastic utensils)
We do not accept out-of-date items,