Karyl's Kupboard Emergency Food & Hygiene Pantry

Need help now? Call 518-371-1185

Located at CAPTAIN CHS' Clifton Park office (5 Municipal Plaza, Suite 3), the pantry is open to any member of Saratoga County who is in need of food or hygiene products.

Delivery is available for homebound individuals.

If you're without transportation but in need, please call us at 518-371-1185 to discuss options.

Karyl's Kupboard is open with the following hours:

  • Monday 10:00am - 3:00pm
  • Tuesday 10:00am - 3:00pm
  • Thursday 10:00am - 3:00pm
  • **Note we are closed on holidays**

What to bring for your first visit:  Photo ID and proof of address in Saratoga County.

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Donations are accepted on a drop-off basis Monday through Friday, 9am - 5pm. Call 518-371-1185 when you arrive.

Making a monetary donation stretches your dollars! What you spend to purchase one can of veggies, we can purchase five at a bulk food bank discount. In addition, monetary donations allow us to purchase needed hygiene products, provide support for homeless youth, homebound seniors, and provide emergency assistance for families in need. You can donate by clicking the button below.

You can also view our most urgent needs by checking out our Wish List.

All donations can be dropped off at our Clifton Park Office during regular business hours. Generally, we look for donations of the following items:

  • Proteins

    Tuna, Canned/Pouch Chicken, Black Beans, Kidney Beans, Baked Beans, Refried Beans, Dry Beans, Pinto Beans, Spaghettios/Ravioli/Chili/Beef Stew, Peanut Butter & Jelly

  • Canned Vegetables and Fruits

    Green Beans, Corn, Peas, Carrots, Mixed Vegetables, Potatoes, Misc. Veggies, Canned Tomatoes, Pasta Sauce, Applesauce, Peaches, Pears, Pineapple, Fruit Cocktail, Mandarin Oranges

  • Grains

    Cold Cereal, Oatmeal, Pancake Mix & Syrup, Macaroni & Cheese, Spaghetti, Other Pasta, Ramen Noodles, Gravy, Rice, Pasta/Rice Sides, Stuffing Mix

  • Soups

    Chicken, Tomato, Beef, Vegetable, Cream soups/Chowders, Broth

  • Beverages

    Fruit Juice, Vegetable Juice, Tea, Coffee, Coffee Creamer/Sweetener/Sugar, Coffee Filters, Hot Chocolate, Nutritional Shakes, Sports Drinks, Drink Mixes, Iced Tea, Ensure, Soda

  • Condiments

    Ketchup, Mayonnaise, Mustard, Salad Dressing, BBQ Sauce, Cooking Oil, Misc. Condiments

  • Miscellaneous

    Bread Crumbs, Dessert Mixes, Baking Goods, Evaporated Milk, Food Seasoning/Spices

  • Snacks

    Crackers, Cookies, Granola Bars, Chips, Candy, Raisins/dried fruit, Pop Tarts, Nuts

  • Fresh Produce/Bread

    Potatoes, Onions, Apples, Carrots, Bananas, Garlic, Lemons, Grapefruit, Ginger, Bread, Bagels

  • Hygiene Products

    Hand Sanitizer, Hand Soap, Bar Soap, Body Wash, Body Lotion, Deodorant, Shampoo, Conditioner, Misc. Hair Supplies, Toothpaste, Toothbrushes, Dental Floss, Mouthwash, Razors, Shaving Cream, Tampons, Feminine Pads, Adult Protective Underwear

  • Cleaning Products

    Dish Soap, Laundry Soap, Spray Cleaner, Sponges, Sanitizing Products

  • Paper Products

    Toilet Paper, Paper Towels, Tissues

  • Baby Care

    Baby Food, Baby Formula, Diapers Size Newborn-6, Pull-ups Size 2T-5T, Wipes, Baby Shampoo, Baby Bath Soap, Baby Powder

  • Pet Food

    Dry Dog Food, Canned Dog Food, Dry Cat Food, Canned Cat Food