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Guests

RICAN
We've got your back!

RICan offers programs year round to give you the support and resources you need to get back on your feet. Reach out today & become a member of our extended community.

Visit Us

Guests can visit our food pantry once a week and may also have access to free clothing items. Guests can consult with on-site coordinators from the University of Rhode Island’s Feinstein Center for a Hunger-Free America for information and application materials for the SNAP program.

Programs and Services

Ask about our programs and services when you visit to see how we can best assist you. 

Food Pantry

Kindness Program

Personal Care

Pet Food Assistance
Emergency Food Assistance
Holiday Programs
Birthday Club
Diapers & Infant Food

Senior Program

Hiking Path in Forest
Holding Hands

Special Deals

KINDNESS PROGRAM

Guests may ask for a Kindness Form (financial assistance) when visiting the pantry, it cannot be emailed.  Please see below if you qualify for this program:

 

  • Must be a registered member of RICAN food pantry

  • Should be an active participant of the pantry for at least two months to be eligible to apply for financial assistance through the Kindness Program

  • Be a resident of Washington County (RI)

  • Be able to provide requested documentation

  • Agree that all funds will be submitted directly to the payee

  • Meet with the Kindness Coordinator to discuss request.

 

If you have any questions please email the Kindness Coordinator (kindnessrican@gmail.com) or by phone (401-364-9412*4) for a response within 72 hours.

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