Helping Our Struggling Neighbors

All of our members are able to obtain a turkey and all the sides necessary for a hearty Thanksgiving meal.  We welcome donations from the community as part of this effort.

Quick breads
Cranberry sauce
Pie crust and filling
Canned corn, beans, carrots and peas

Fund a Turkey! 

Your financial donation can help us buy more than 300 Thanksgiving turkeys. Visit

Please make all donations by November 15th to: 11183B Kingstown Road, Peace Dale, RI 02879.

Plant a Row

We welcome donations of fresh produce.  The Plant a Row program is a simple way that local gardeners and farmers can help fight hunger in our community.  Simply plant a row in your home or community garden and donate your harvest to the Center. Every little bit counts.

Summer meals program donations needed

Whole grain cereal and crackers
Canned tuna and chicken
Peanut butter and jelly
String cheese and yogurt (low or no sugar)
Whole grain pasta and brown rice

Monetary donations can be made to assist with the purchase of fresh produce, milk, eggs, and proteins.  Click here to donate funds.

Food Drives

We encourage individuals, organizations, businesses, and civic groups to conduct food drives on behalf of the Jonnycake Center of Peace Dale.  We simply ask that you call in advance and schedule a drop-off time with our food programs director, David Olguin, 284-0303 by email at  Feel free to print a Food Drive Sign.

Upcoming Events

  1. Volunteer Orientation

    December 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  2. Closing Early

    December 24 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm