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Central Coast Rescue Mission
1207 North McClelland Santa Maria, CA
Accepts donations of unprepared food that is in its original packaging, unopened, and not past the expiration date. Items most needed include canned food, spaghetti sauce, crackers/cookies, cereals, pasta, macaroni and cheese, peanut butter, jams/jellies, and bottled water.
Through its thrift store, it also accepts soap, shampoo, lotion, toothbrushes, toothpaste, combs/brushes, disposable razors, deodorant, paper towels, toilet tissue, disposable diapers, baby wipes, baby powder, new socks and underwear, and paper plates, cups, and napkins.
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