Items are gratefully received and much appreciated. The Corner Table relies heavily upon the support of our community.

If you would like to make an in-kind donation, items can be dropped off at:

Soup Kitchen Program Backpack Program
The Corner Table Backpack Warehouse
122 N Main Ave 1925 Tate Boulevard SE
Newton, NC 28658 Hickory, NC 28602

If you need to drop off an item after hours, please contact our office at 828-464-0355 to arrange a time. If delivery is not possible, please call us to arrange pick-up.

Staple Items:

Soup Kitchen Program:
Eggs, Mayonnaise, Ranch Dressing, Butter, Ketchup, Sugar, Shredded Cheese, Bisquick, Sandwich Bags, Yellow Onions, #8 Brown Lunch Bags and 33 Gallon Trash Bags.

We are always in need of Plastic Grocery Bags and Food Service Gloves.

Backpack Program:
Non-perishables including - Macaroni and Cheese or Easy Mac, Pudding Cups, Microwave Meals, Chef Boyardee products or other pop top can meals, Fruit cups, peanut butter, jelly, apply sauce, packets of grits and oatmeal, small cereal boxes, granola/fruit bars, easy to open cans of soup or fruit, tuna or canned chicken, and gummy snacks (individually wrapped).

Items Excluded from Backpacks: Candy, Anything Glass, Cookies, and Soda.

Wish List:

Backpack Program:
Office Supplies (standard envelopes, printer paper, blank printable address labels)

Christmas On The Corner - Bag Needs: (Download Flyer)

2019 Christmas on the Corner will take place on Friday, December 20, 2019. All adults who attend will take home a toiletry and family food bag, and all children will have the opportunity to pick-out their own gifts and take a photo with Santa. In order for Christmas on the Corner to be a success for our guests, we rely on donations from the community. Below are the main items we are looking to collect. Last year we served over 300 guests. 

Women/Men Toiletry Bags (300 of each item needed)
Tooth Brushes (Individually Packaged)
Tooth Paste (2.8 oz or 6 oz)
Soap (4 oz Bar)
Shampoo (8 oz or 12.5 oz)
Deodorant (0.5 oz or larger)
Toilet Paper 
Laundry Detergent (Powdered Detergent in a Sandwich Bag - Full) 
Dish Detergent
Mouthwash (4 oz - Alcohol Free) 

Kids Bags (12 and under) 

Family Food Bags (300 of each item needed)
Canned Ham
Mac-N-Cheese (7.25 oz Box) 
Canned Apples (15 oz) 
Corn (Received)
Green Beans (Received)

If you have any questions regarding our Christmas Bags, please contact us at 828-464-0355.