Commodity Supplemental Food Program

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    A federally funded program that works to improve the health of elderly people age 60 and older who meet income eligibility requirements by supplementing their diets with nutritious USDA commodity foods. The program provides food and administrative funds to states, typically departments of health, social services, education or agriculture. The state agencies store CSFP food and distribute it to local public and private, nonprofit organizations that determine the eligibility of applicants, distribute the food, and provide nutrition education.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Associated Charities - State & Surplus Food Monthy DistributionProvides monthly distribution of food items provided by the PA State & USA Surplus.CrawfordAssociated CharitiesAssociated Charities
    Community Food Warehouse of Mercer County - Backpack ProgramFood bank is an emergency food provider for 32 agencies throughout Mercer County. Provide services to school age children through the Backpack Program which provides food to hungry school children on weekends. Eligible children deemed to be chronically hungry receive nutritious and child friendly food items for the weekends throughout the school year. Provides services to the elderly through the Commodity Supplemental Food Program (Senior Box) once a month.MercerFood AssistanceCommunity Food Warehouse of Mercer County
    Elder Share/Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP)Monthly box of food for those age 60 and over who are at or below 130% Federal Poverty Level. To be distributed at local food pantry. This food package contains the following: -4 cans of vegetables -2 cans of fruit -2 bottles of juice -2 boxes of cereal -2 boxes of lowfat milk -1 canned meat -1 non-meat protein (i.e., peanut butter or dried beans) -1 carbohydrate (i.e., macaroni, rotini, spaghetti or rice) -Instant Milk provided 6 times a year, in addition, participants will receive a two-pound block of low-fat cheese The CSFP is an Equal Opportunity Provider.DauphinCentral Pennsylvania Food BankCentral Pennsylvania Food Bank
    Greater Berks Food Bank - Food ReferralsProvides referrals to pantries, soup kitchens and meals in the community. Call for a complete listing of Thanksgiving and Christmas mealsBerksGreater Berks Food BankGreater Berks Food Bank
    Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank - Senior Box Food ProgramDistributes food monthly to seniors with low incomes.AlleghenyCommodity Supplemental Food Program (Senior Food Box)Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank
    Lebanon County Christian Ministries - Commodity Surplus Food Program (CSFP)Federal supplemental food program for seniors that provides one food package per month to those qualified.LebanonLebanon County Christian MinistriesLebanon County Christian Ministries
    Lebanon County Christian Ministries - The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP)United States government supplemental food program that provides one bag of food per month per household.LebanonLebanon County Christian MinistriesLebanon County Christian Ministries
    Salvation Army of Lebanon Commodity Supplemental Food Program for SeniorsProvides monthly box of groceries for eligible seniors.LebanonSalvation Army of LebanonSalvation Army of Lebanon
    Second Harvest Food Bank of Lehigh Valley & Northeast Pennsylvania - Commodity Supplemental Food ProgramMonthly box of food for those age 60 and over who are at or below 130% Federal Poverty Level. Includes: 4 vegetables 2 fruits 2 types of juice 2 cereal 1 protein shelf stable milk instant milk peanut butter or beans pasta 2 1/2 lb block of reduced fat cheese (the variety of these items change each month)LehighSecond Harvest Food Bank of Lehigh Valley and Northeast PACommunity Action Committee of the Lehigh Valley
    Second Harvest Food Bank of NWPA - Senior Box ProgramProvides low-income seniors with food assistance through the Senior Box Program.ErieSecond Harvest Food Bank of NWPASecond Harvest Food Bank of NWPA

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