Power Packs Project - Lancaster

Power Packs Project

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Data Provided By
United Way of Lancaster County
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides families in need with weekend food (in the forms of a pack) and education on how to cook low-cost healthy meals, nutrition, food budgeting and shopping strategies. Assure that children return to school well-fed and ready to learn.
- Food
- Money saving strategies
- Healthy nutrition education
- Empowerment
- Support

Distribution sites at the following schools
- Columbia
- Cocalico
- Donegal
- Elanco
- Elizabethtown
- Ephrata
- Hempfield
- Lampeter Strasburg
- Manheim Township
- Penn Manor
- School District of Lancaster
- Warwick
* For school districts not listed, arrangements can be made to pick up packs at the warehouse (708 Walnut Street, Lancaster PA 17602) by calling contact number
Geographical AreaLancaster; Columbia, Cocalico, Donegal, Elanco, Elizabethtown, Ephrata, Hempfield, Lampeter Strasburg, Manheim Township, Penn Manor, School District of Lancaster, Warwick
Intake ProcedureSelf referral using Participant Agreement and Self Declaration of Need forms provided by participating school (check with child's school office)
Client Information
EligibilityIncome guidelines apply, based on need
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone
Wait ListPossible
Hours of Operation Distribution in schools and other community wide sites weekly on Thursdays
Contact Information
Contact's Phone 717-517-9220
Contact's Email operations@powerpacksproject.org
Physical Site Address 1 1006 New Holland Avenue
Physical Site Address 2 Burle Business Complex
Physical Site City, State, Zip Lancaster, PA 17601
Main Phone 717-517-9220
Service Location Email operations@powerpacksproject.org
Web Address www.powerpacksproject.org
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Power Packs Project
Affiliated Program: Power Packs Project
This Service: Power Packs Project - Lancaster
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: After School Meal Programs (BD-5000.0200)