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Aunt Dots Food Shelf

Find Food

We can help with needs such as food, personal products, and household items. If you are experiencing food insecurity, please contact us today.


Aunt Dots Food Shelf


Together, we can take hunger off the table for our neighbors. Help us fill plates by becoming an Aunt Dot’s volunteer.

Aunt Dots Food Shelf

Make a Donation

Please consider making a donation. Your money will stay in your local community and benefit your neighbors experiencing food insecurity.

If You Need Us, We Are Here

We are happy to serve the communities of Essex, Essex Junction, Jericho, Underhill, and Westford.

Please note we do not deliver to our clients, you must come to Aunt Dot’s Place to shop and acquire food.
If you are unable to do so, you may identify an alternate shopper to shop/pick up for you.

Aunt Dots Location

We Are Open For Food Distribution

We are open:

  • Tuesday 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
  • Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Office Hours (Non-food distribution)

We are open every Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00p.m.

For an appointment, call our Board President, Sue Miyamoto, at 802-662-5614 or email her at You can also call or leave a text message at 802-318-7979.

Our Location & Phone Number

Aunt Dot’s Place is located at:
51 Center Road Essex, Vermont 05452
(Our door and parking is located in the back of the building.)

Mailing Address: PO Box 8216 Essex, Vermont 05451

Have a question? Call: 802-662-5614 or send us an email. You can also contact us by text at 802-318-7979.

About Our Mission

A passionate, dedicated team of volunteers have joined forces to create a local food shelf for Essex, Essex Junction, Jericho, Underhill, and Westford residents. We provide food, personal products, household supplies, and pet food.

Aunt Dots Location

Current Needs

Currently we could use more:
  • Baked Beans
  • Cereal
  • Coffee, Tea
  • Canned Pastas
  • Chili
  • Condiments
  • Crackers (Saltines, Ritz)
  • Dish Detergent
  • Dry Beans
  • Flour & Sugar
  • Juice
  • Laundry Detergent
  • Peanut Butter
  • Snacks (Granola Bars, etc.)
  • Strawberry Jam
  • Toilet Paper & Paper Towels
  • Toothbrushes & Toothpaste
  • Tuna / Hamburger Helper
  • White Bread