Washington Capitals Canned Food Drive

On Wednesday, November 23rd, the Washington Capitals, the players’ spouses, and volunteers will be conducting a food drive during the CAPS vs. Winnipeg Jets game. Be one of the first 2,000 fans to donate non-perishable items or to make a monetary donation and you’ll receive a John Carlson poster!

When and Where?

When: November 23rd 6-8:30pm

Where: The Verizon Center
601 F St., NW (use F St. entrance)
Washington, DC 20004

What to Donate?

Our most wanted items list includes:

  • Canned fruits
  • Canned vegetables
  • Multigrain cereals
  • Grains
  • Canned proteins
  • Soups
  • 100% juice
  • Condiments
  • Snacks
  • Paper products and household items
  • Hygiene items

Other Ways to Give

Unable to make the game? Cupboards are low on non-perishables? Not to worry! We are happy to accept monetary donations, here.

Your donation makes a huge impact. With just $1, the food bank can provide three meals to people in need.


Contact Anne-Lise Cossart at acossart@capitalareafoodbank.org or 202-526-5344 ext. 313.