New Day Ministry

(360) 373-0184


Our mission is to provide meals, pantry foods, referral service, basic needs assistance, and offer spiritual 12 steps, all at no cost to low-income community members.

Please Consider Volunteering With Us

Volunteers Needed

Please consider volunteering your time and sharing your expertise and life experiences with those who will benefit from your generosity. New Day Ministry of Bremerton, Washington, is a nonprofit organization working to provide meals and other forms of assistance to our community members who are hungry and in need.

We accomplish this service to our local community through the help, generosity, and devotion of our volunteers. We welcome volunteers to help us at our weekly dinners. You can assist in many ways, including:

  • Serving Food
  • Cleaning Up
  • Greeting and Seating
  • Sorting Pantry Items

If you are interested in helping to make a difference in our community, please contact us at (360) 373-0184 or by email at We appreciate your support.

If you are interested in being a part of our team of foodservice volunteers, please fill out the application at the bottom of this page.



Monetary Donations

You can donate to New Day Ministry by cash, check, or credit card. Every dollar you donate goes to the direct costs of providing meals for the people we serve.

Program Items

We will gladly accept any food donations; however, our major needs are:

Food Items

  • Alfredo Pasta Sauce
  • BBQ Sauce
  • Caesar Salad Dressing
  • Case of 16-24 ounce Drinking Water
  • Cereal
  • Chili
  • Corn
  • Crackers
  • Egg Noodles (Pasta)
  • Gravy
  • Green Beans
  • Italian Salad Dressing
  • Lasagna Pasta
  • Penne Pasta
  • Rice
  • Spaghetti Sauce
  • Stove Top Dressing
  • Sweet Peas
  • Sweet Potatoes (Can)
  • Tuna
  • Meats (Turkey, Ham, Chicken, Ground Beef, Ground Turkey, Hamburger Patties, Pork Chops, Hot dogs, & Sliced sandwich meats)

Nonfood Items

  • Cake Plates
  • Dinner Plates
  • Forks, Spoons & Knives (plastic)
  • Napkins
  • Paper Towels
  • Serving Gloves

Senior Program Needs

  • Dish Soap
  • Disposable Plates, Cups, Eating Utensils
  • Gift Cards
  • Hand Soap
  • Kleenex
  • Laundry Soap
  • Napkins
  • New Hair Brush & Comb
  • Paper Towels
  • Socks
  • Toilet Tissue
  • Trash Bags

Organize a Food Drive

If you or your organization would like to host a food drive to benefit New Day’s clients, please see our food drive list below. Thank you so much for considering hosting a food drive for us.

Non-Perishable Item Suggestions

  • Cases of 16-24 Ounce Drinking Water
  • Cooking Oil
  • Pasta
  • Soup
  • Sweet Peas
  • Chili
  • Corn
  • Green beans
  • Tomato Sauce
  • Tuna
  • Cereal
  • Crackers
  • Rice
  • Cake Mixes & Frostings

Uncooked Meats

  • Turkey
  • Ham
  • Chicken
  • Ground Beef
  • Ground Turkey
  • Hamburger Patties
  • Pork Chops

Personal Hygiene Products

Please help us provide personal hygiene products to those in need.

We are in need of items for our monthly distribution of personal hygiene products for the homeless and low-income individuals in our community. These items can be found at The Dollar Tree Stores. The shampoos can be found at Fred Meyer Stores for 79 cents.

Basic Hygiene Products for Men & Women

  • Bath Soaps
  • Deodorants
  • Shampoos
  • Toothbrushes
  • Toothpaste
  • Large Ziploc Bags (1-gallon bags)

For Our Feminine Hygiene Care Kits

  • Hand Sanitizers
  • Unscented Flushable Wet Toilet Wipes
  • Packages of Pads
  • Packs of Tampons
  • Packs of Panty Liners
Personal Hygiene Products

Other Ways to Help

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Fred Meyer Community Rewards

You can help New Day Ministry earn donations just by shopping with your Fred Meyer rewards card!

Here's how to do it:
• Sign up for the Community Rewards program by linking your Fred Meyer Rewards Card to New Day Ministry at You can search for us by our name or by our non-profit number 92824.
• Then, every time you shop and use your Rewards Card, you are helping us earn a donation!
• You still earn your Rewards Points, Fuel Points, and Rebates, just as you do today.
• If you do not have a Rewards Card, they are available at the Customer Service desk of any Fred Meyer store.
• For more information, please visit

Volunteer Application

*All boxes must have answers. If you answered "No" to a question, please put "none" or "N/A" in the corresponding box.