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There are currently no requirements for new volunteers.


Cork Penny Dinners welcomes non-perishable packaged foods if you wish to donate them to us at 4, Little Hanover Street, Cork between 9 a.m and 3 p.m daily, we are open 365 days a year including Christmas Day! Our ideal food wish list is below!  Kitchen cleaning products and other items are also very welcome.  See the full list down the page.

Donations of clean clothing in excellent condition, hats, gloves and sleeping bags etc can also  be accepted at Cork Penny Dinners. Call in between 9 a.m and 3 p.m daily and our core volunteers will assist you.

Cork Penny Dinners  Food Wish List

  1. Gravy Granules
  2. Peas and Beans
  3. Soup
  4. Microwavable Food
  5. Tinned Rice
  6. Olive Oil
  7. Cooking Oil
  8. Custard
  9. Tinned Fruit
  10. Jelly
  11. Tea
  12. Coffee
  13. Sugar
  14. Salt
  15. Pepper
  16. Biscuits
  17. Tinned Fruit
  18. Cakes
  19. Cereal Packets
  20. Fresh Fruit and Veg
  21. Juices
  22. Dried Pasta/Spaghetti
  23. Diluted Squashes
  24. Toilet Rolls
  25. Paper Towels
  26. Refuse Sacks
  27. Tin Foil
  28. Tea Towels
  29. Hand Wash
  30. Washing Up Liquid
  31. Bleach
  32. Pot Scourers
  33. Disinfectant Sprays