Chester County Food Bank


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General Information
Description of AgencyThe Chester County Food Bank Inc. is a non-profit organization that provides food for those in need in Chester County while focusing on hunger’s role in poverty, health and education. Using the donations we receive, our mission is to feed over 32,000 local households that don’t have enough food.
Food Cupboards & Feeding Sites:
We distributed over 1,000,000 pounds of food per year to over 65 organizations that include; food cupboards, feeding sites, non-profit organizations and shelters.
About Gleaning:
The Chester County Food Bank plants and harvests fresh produce through our Gleaning Program. Last year we grew an average of 70,000 pounds of food from 40 participating farms. In the Spring and Fall, we harvest the produce grown with the help of over 600 volunteers and use this food to feed families.
Your donations of TIME, FOOD and MONEY go directly to help the people in Chester County.
LocationChester
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameLarry Welsch
Contact's PositionExecutive Director
Contact's Phone610-873-6000
Contact's Emaillwelsch@chestercountyfoodbank.org
Physical Site Address 1650 Pennsylvania Drive
Physical Site City, State, ZipExton, PA 19341
Main Phone610-873-6000
Emaillwelsch@chestercountyfoodbank.org
Web Addresshttp://www.chestercountyfoodbank.org
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Chester County Food Bank
Affiliated Programs: Chester County Food Bank - Chester; Exton
Good Food Distribution Center
Affiliated Services: Chester County Food Bank - BackPack Program
Chester County Food Bank - Food Pantries
Chester County Food Bank - Food Program
Chester County Food Bank - Harvesting Program
Chester County Food Bank - Raised Bed Garden Program
Chester County Food Bank - The Honey Brook Mobile Food Pantry