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In-Kind Donations

The Food Bank is stocked almost entirely with items donated from the community. You can bring items to the Center, or call to arrange for pick-up, if needed. Contact the Center Staff for information about sponsoring a food drive to benefit the Center.

We Accept Donations on Site Mon., Tues., and Thursday from 8 AM to 4 PM. Wed. and Friday we accept donations from noon to 4 PM.

345 S. California Street
Chandler, AZ.85225

Holiday Food Drive

black olives * brown sugar * butter * cake mixes
candied yams * canned corn * canned cranberry sauce
canned green beans * canned milk * canned pineapple
canned pumpkin * celery * chicken broth * cooking oil
eggs * flour * frosting * gravy * ham * jam or jelly * jell-o
macaroni pasta * mashed potatoes * mayonnaise
mustard * pickles * pie shells * pudding mixes * salt
stuffing * sugar * turkey


Diapers * Formula * Diaper Wipes * Baby Food * Cleaning Supplies
Candy * Holiday Gift Wrap

Thank you for your donations and support!!!

The organization is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation and gratefully accepts financial contributions, as well as contributions of in-kind goods and services. Monetary donations my qualify under the Helping the Working Poor tax credit. All donations are fully tax deductible as allowed by law. Receipts are provided at time of drop off. Checks / money orders mailed to our PO Box (listed above) receive a letter acknowledging donation and providing the FEIN number.


Donations Payments Now Accepted Online:

Arizona Tax Credit

State taxpayers who contribute to CCCC can receive a dollar for dollar tax credit through the Working Poor Tax Credit. Couples filing jointly can receive up to $400 back and single taxpayers can receive up to $200. Make your donation by December 31st each year.

By The Numbers

Food Bank
In the last fiscal year (2012/2013), CCCC Food Bank distributed 16,863 food boxes. That was enough food to feed 55,235 individuals for at least 3 days!

Family Resource Center
-- $275.000 SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) dollars were utilized to supplement family’s nutrition.

-- 812 individuals were beneficiaries of SNAP and AHCCCS (Arizona Care Cost Containment System) dollars.

-- 8,612 hours of instruction and services was provided to 3-5 year olds through our Early Literacy and Family Programming.

-- In the last 6 months I-Help (Interfaith Homeless Emergency Lodging Program) has provided 606 bed nights to 79 unduplicated individuals.

Community Action Program
Last year, our Community Action Program provided supportive services, case management, referrals and financial assistance to over 9,500 community members, preventing 1,679 utility disconnects and 249 evictions.

Our VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance, prepared 257 returns, recoving $300.402.00 in federal refunds and $83,334.00 in state refunds.

Senior Centers
The Chandler and Gilbert senior centers provided 29,984 meals at their respective locations and 31, 520 home delivered meals to homebound seniors. A total of 61,513 meals!

The center disbursed 54,244 tickets for transportation to and from the centers where 1,135 senior activities and classes were provided with a total 20,913 participants.

We assisted over 3,200 children in our 2013 Back to School Program with backpacks, school supplies and clothing through collaboration with the city of Chandler and other area organizations.

Over 2000 children participated in Operation Santa in 2012 and received toys, books, candy, and more.

Although we have awesome staff members who ensure operations are running smoothly and moving forward CCCC would not be able to serve those in need without the assistance of our dedicated volunteers. Last fiscal year 1,572 unique individuals volunteered at CCCC (including the Chandler and Gilbert Senior Centers) giving a total of 32,598 volunteer hours. 808 came in the form of group members from area businesses, organizations, and faith based communities. Many thanks to all who help us fulfill our mission!