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    Programs that accept canned food and other food resources and keep the food for use in their own programs or donate it to food banks, food pantries, meal programs and other community-based food programs for distribution to the people they serve.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Agape New Testament Fellowship Church Food PantryFood bank distributes bags of non-perishable foods, bags occasionally include fresh and frozen items. Individuals must bring proof of residency in Schnecksville and will be asked to sign declaration of need. Can receive food once every 30 days. Emergency food is available at other times -- call the office to make appointment. Occasionally, clothing or household items are available during food distribution. (Food donations are accepted by appointment.)LehighAgape New Testament Fellowship Church Food PantryAgape New Testament Fellowship Church Food Pantry
    Allentown Area Ecumenical Food BankFood bank distributes bags of non-perishable foods, bags occasionally include fresh and frozen items. Must sign a declaration of need and provide proof of residence in Lehigh County. Can receive a 3-5 day supply of food once every 30 days.LehighAllentown Area Ecumenical Food BankAllentown Area Ecumenical Food Bank
    Allentown School District Family CentersFamily Centers, located at Jefferson and Central Elementary Schools, coordinate and facilitate a variety of support services for Allentown School District families. Family Centers seek to ensure the healthy growth and development of children by coordinating a wide variety of support services for families in the communities in which they live. These services include: - Parent Support and Child Development Education - Pediatric Health Services - Healthy After-School and Summer Activities - Family Preservation Services - Education and Employment-Related Services Family Development Specialist certified in parent education home visits meet groups of parent sand provide assessments and support to parents for their children from pregnancy through kindergarten. They facilitate access to to needed services and coordinate case management services. Health centers are also located in the elementary schools served by the Family Centers. Collaborative partners representing health, communities of faith, education, business, government and community based organizations join in efforts to improve the lives of children and their families. Central Family Center Central Elementary School 829 Turner St, Allentown, PA 18102 484-765-4813 Food bank: 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month, 4:00-5:30pm Clothing Closet: Tuesdays, 9:00pm-9:30am and Thursdays 1:45pm to 2:15pm Call for summer hours Jefferson Family Center Jefferson Elementary School 750 St. John Street, Allentown, PA 18103 484-765-4429 Food Bank and Clothing Closet: 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month, 4:00pm-5:30pm Call for summer hours Mosser Village Family Center 614 South Carlisle Street, Allentown, PA 18109 610-820-9927 or 610-820-5504 Call for information LehighAllentown School DistrictAllentown School District
    American Rescue Workers, Inc. Hollidaysburg PA Office Food Donation ProgramAccepts donations of non-perishable food items.BlairAmerican Rescue Workers - Hollidaysburg PA OfficeAmerican Rescue Workers, Inc. Hollidaysburg PA Office
    Baby and Children's Pantry St. Joseph's CenterAssistance in the form of baby supplies and baby furniture is available to women preparing for the birth of their child and for young families in need.LackawannaPregnancy and Family ServicesSt. Joseph's Center
    Betty Lou's PantryFood pantry distributes non-perishable foods, although sometimes bread or produce is also available. Individuals can select what they want from the items being offered. Individuals will be asked to sign declaration of need and must bring proof of residency in Southern Lehigh School District or be members in one of the 12 area churches operating the food pantry. Food donations are accepted at several drop off points, including the Southern Lehigh Library, Cooperburg and Center Valley post offices. LehighBetty Lou's PantryBetty Lou's Pantry
    Boys Scouts of America - Scouting for FoodScouting for Food is an annual campaign (each April) by the Boy Scouts to collect nutritious food and household products for the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank.Boy Scouts of America - Laurel Highlands CouncilBoy Scouts of America - Laurel Highlands Council
    Brookville Area Ministerial Association - Brookville Area Food Pantry - Backpack ProgramA weekend ‘backpack’ program for our elementary students. Those students who are in the program receive a bag of food on Fridays that provides meals and snacks for the weekend.JeffersonBrookville Area Ministerial Association - Brookville Area Food PantryBrookville Area Ministerial Association
    Center for Family Services - Main Office - Personal Care Items, Diapers and FormulaPersonal Care Closet offers items such as soap, shampoo, toothbrushes, toothpaste, deodorant, feminine products and toilet paper. Families with little ones and facing a serious financial crisis are assisted with diapers and formula on a case by case basis.CrawfordCenter for Family Services - Main OfficeCenter for Family Services
    Central Moravian Food BankFood bank distributes bags of food. Individuals must bring proof of residency in Northampton County and will be asked to sign declaration of need. Individuals can receive a bag of groceries once a month.NorthamptonCentral Moravian Food BankCentral Moravian Food Bank
    Chester County Food Bank - BackPack ProgramThe BackPack Program is providing kindergarten children food so they don't have to skip meals over the weekend or face two days without food. On Fridays during the school year, the Food Bank delivers the backpacks to several local elementary schools in the county. Volunteers and teachers distribute the packs to children.ChesterChester County Food Bank - Chester; ExtonChester County Food Bank
    Chester County Food Bank - Food ProgramProvides emergency food, food cupboards, discount food purchase programs, and free or low-cost hot meals.ChesterChester County Food Bank - Chester; ExtonChester County Food Bank
    Claysburg Area Food Bank Food DonationsAccepts donations of food items to stock the food bank to use for Claysburg Area residents who are in need of food.BlairClaysburg Area Food BankClaysburg Area Food Bank
    Closets of Blessings - First Baptist Church of HawleyOperate a baby pantry to expectant mothers or families in need. Pantry includes items such as baby clothes, diapers and formula.WayneCommunity Outreach - First Baptist Church of HawleyFirst Baptist Church of Hawley
    Coatesville Soup Kitchen - Food DonationsMeals, clothing and household goods are given to anyone in need. We also provide Thanksgiving food baskets and some toys for Christmas. We always have openings for those who want to volunteer or who must do community service. Donations of food, funds, and used clothing and household items in good condition are welcome.ChesterCOATESVILLE SOUP KITCHENCoatesville Soup Kitchen
    Commission on Economic Opportunity Weinberg NE Regional Food BankThe Regional Food Bank distributes food supplies to charitable organizations feeding the needy throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania. These include food pantries, homeless shelters, soup kitchens, group homes for the disabled, day care centers, children's camps and senior citizens programs. Donations and Volunteers welcomed. Food Bank is closed month of November as CEO is providing Thanksgiving Food Baskets or home delivered Thanksgiving Dinners - apply at CEO WB.LuzerneCommission on Economic Opportunity Weinberg North East Regional Food BankCommission on Economic Opportunity
    Congregation Tifereth Israel of Lower Bucks County - Food PantryAcquires food products through donations, canned food drives, and food banks then distributes these products to people who are in emergency situations. BucksTifereth Israel Food Pantry - Bucks; BensalemCongregation Tifereth Israel of Lower Bucks County
    David's Drive 831 - Assistance for Veterans - DonationsAccepts food and holiday donations. 2019 Holiday donations are currently being accepted.ChesterDAVID'S DRIVE 831, INC.David's Drive 831
    Day One of Greater Altoona Food DonationsDay One of Greater Altoona accepts food donations for their ministry of providing help to families in need, especially during the Christmas season.BlairDay One of Greater AltoonaDay One of Greater Altoona
    DonationsOrganization collects donations of food items and used clothing and household items. Donated items will be distributed to those in need and/or place in the Labor of Love Thrift Store. Contact the church to arrange for drop-off of donations. Calling ahead will ensure that someone is available to receive donations.SnyderGrace Covenant Church - GraceWorksGrace Covenant Community Church
    Drive Through Flu CampaignDrive-through clinics to offer free flu shots to Allentown residents. Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom Saturday, November 9, 2019 9:00am to 3:00pm Coca-Cola Park Sunday, November 10, 2019 9:00am to 3:00pm The hospital network is also partnering with community organizations to collect food donations at the vaccination locations. In the past 19 years, LVHN has given out 150,000 free flu shots and collected 100,000 pounds of food for local food banks. LehighDrive Through Flu CampaignLehigh Valley Health Network
    Everlasting Life Ministries - Food BankFood bank distributes bags of non-perishable foods, bags occasionally include fresh and frozen items. Individuals will be asked to sign declaration of need and can come in for food every week. Food donations are accepted during office hours. LehighEverlasting Life MinistriesEverlasting Life Ministries
    Experience, Inc. - Home Delivered MealsHome delivered meals. Donations accepted.WarrenExperience, Inc.Experience Inc.
    Free SectionThe Perry County Family Center offers clothes, toys, books, food, etc. free of charge. The items that are available are donations from the community and vary from week to week.PerryPerry County Family CenterPerry County Family Center
    Friend Inc. Community Services - Food PantryProvides a client choice food pantry to food insecure individuals and families. BerksFriend Inc. Community ServicesFriend Inc. Community Services
    Fulton County Catholic Mission - Food AssistanceRental and Utilities assistance. Food, gasoline, lodging for transients, fire victims, bimonthly clothing too, Christmas gift program, school supplies, angel food ministriesFultonFulton County Catholic Mission - ProgramFulton County Catholic Mission
    Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank - Three Rivers TableProvides grocery items to 350 charitable agencies in Allegheny County, including soup kitchens, shelters, food pantries and special care facilities servicing low income families and individuals.AlleghenyThree Rivers TableGreater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank
    Groceries PLUSFood bank distributes bags of non-perishable foods, bags occasionally include fresh produce and toiletries. Individuals must bring proof of Emmaus residency and should call in advance. Individuals can receive a bag of groceries once a month.LehighGroceries PLUSGroceries PLUS
    Harvest of Blessing Food and Clothing BankOffers a food and clothing pantry. Clothing and food donations are accepted Monday through Friday by appointment. 2019 - Please, note: new summer hours YorkHarvest of Blessing Food and Clothing BankHarvest of Blessing Food and Clothing Bank
    Honey Brook Youth Center - Steeple to People - Food DonationAccepts donations for food pantry.ChesterSTEEPLE TO PEOPLEHoney Brook Youth Center
    Hunters Sharing the HarvestVenison donation program distributed to needy people through food banks.DauphinHunters Sharing The HarvestHunters Sharing The Harvest
    Interfaith Community Food Pantry Food DonationsInterfaith Community Food Pantry accepts donations of non-perishable food items and/or food items that can be frozen to distribute to those in need through their food pantry.CambriaInterfaith Community Food PantryInterfaith Community Food Pantry
    Lancaster County Food Hub - Food BankProvides 50-80 pounds of groceries, includes perishables and non-perishables, bread, meats and other dairy as available. Individuals can obtain food once a month if needed. LancasterLancaster County Food HubLancaster County Food Hub
    Lititz Warwick Community Chest - Food BankFood bank provides a months supply of perishable and non-perishable foods. Special diet foods can be accommodated when available. Baby food and formula provided on a monthly basis also. Laundry/personal care items when available, may be provided. Amount of food provided depends on the size of the family and donations available and is delivered by volunteers. Also coordinates Christmas Holiday food baskets to those in need so families can enjoy a traditional meal. Accepts donations of food.LancasterLititz Warwick Community ChestLititz Warwick Community Chest
    Manna on Main Street - DonationsDonations of paper products, tioletries, shelf stable and fresh food items are accepted. Informatiom on which donations are most needed can be found on Manna on Main Street's website at http://mannaonmain.org/ The following donations are especially appreciated: - Baby Diapers (sizes 1-6) - 100% Juice - Pasta Sauce - Canned Fruit - Fresh Produce - Hot and Cold CerealMontgomeryManna on Main Street - Montgomery; LansdaleManna on Main Street
    Martinsburg Ministerium Food Pantry Food DonationsThe Martinsburg Food Pantry accepts donations of food items that are used to help feed needy individuals and families in the Martinsburg area.BlairMartinsburg Food PantryMartinsburg Ministerium
    Meadville Community Soup KitchenSoup Kitchen. Provides daily meals to individuals in need.CrawfordMeadville Community Soup KitchenMeadville Community Soup Kitchen
    Mitzvah Circle Foundation - Food DonationsWe provide high quality, gently used clothing, shoes, school supplies, diapers, baby gear, household items, toiletries, books, and more.MontgomeryMITZVAH CIRCLE FOUNDATIONMitzvah Circle Foundation
    Mother Infant Program-St. Joseph's CenterBaby Items, Baby formula and Baby FoodLackawannaPregnancy and Family ServicesSt. Joseph's Center
    Nazareth Area Food BankFood pantry distributes bags of non-perishable foods once a month-fresh and frozen foods are available occasionally. Food donations are accepted Tuesday, 5:30pm to 7:00pm and Friday and Saturday, 9:00am to 11:00am NorthamptonNazareth Area Food BankNazareth Area Food Bank
    Northampton Area Food BankFood bank distributes bags of non-perishable, fresh and frozen foods. Must sign a declaration of need and bring proof of residence in Northampton Area School District and surrounding areas or have referral from Second Harvest. Can receive a 7 day supply of food once every 30 days. Cops 'n' Kids Program: Accepts donations of gently used children's and adult's books and distributes them during food pick up. NorthamptonNorthampton Area Food BankNorthampton Area Food Bank
    Northern Lehigh Food BankFood pantry distributes bags of non-perishable foods -- fresh and frozen foods are occasionally included. Must reside within Northern Lehigh School District and surrounding areas or have referral from Second Harvest or area churches. Must sign declaration of need and bring proof of residency. Emergency food is available one time to anyone in need -- call the office. (Food donations are accepted Tue, 9am-12pm.) Also keeps a "wish list" where people can register items they wish to donate or items they need.LehighNorthern Lehigh Food BankNorthern Lehigh Food Bank
    Pennsylvania Avenue Interfaith Food PantryProvides bags of food to individuals and families in the Eastern portion of Lehigh and a small part of adjacent Northampton County (area is bounded by Route 22, the Lehigh River and Route 512). Donations of non-perishable food are welcome. The food pantry is a collaboration between St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Notre Dame Roman Catholic Church and the Church of the Manger UCC.LehighPennsylvania Avenue Interfaith Food PantryPennsylvania Avenue Interfaith Food Pantry
    Peter's Porch - Food BankFood pantry that offers non-perishable food items. Also gives away donated clothing, bibles and personal hygiene items when available. Free breakfast available for those receiving items from the food bankLancasterZion Lutheran Church - AkronZion Lutheran Church - Akron
    Peter's Porch - Food PantryFood pantry that also distributes donated clothingLancasterLititz Mennonite ChurchLititz Mennonite Church
    Roaring Spring Ministerium Food Pantry Food DonationsThe Roaring Spring Food Pantry accepts donated food items. A drop off bin will be located on the porch of St. Luke's for donation collection. The churches in Roaring Spring may collect food donations and contact the Food Pantry for pick up and delivery.BlairRoaring Spring Food PantryRoaring Spring Ministerium
    Salvation Army Allentown - Food PantryFood Pantry distributes food to any Lehigh County resident. Must sign a declaration of need.LehighSalvation Army AllentownSalvation Army - Lehigh Valley Area Services
    Salvation Army of Huntingdon - Huntingdon County - Food BankSalvation Army of Huntingdon provides a a local food bank, as well as a senior food box through the Harrisburg food bank.HuntingdonSalvation Army of Huntingdon - Huntingdon CountySalvation Army of Huntingdon
    Shepherd House/Beaver Meadows - Food PantryFood pantry distributes non-perishable foods. Individuals can select 25 items from the goods being offered. Individuals will be asked to sign declaration of need and must bring proof of residency in Carbon County. Donations accepted anytime at church office.CarbonShepherd House/Beaver MeadowsShepherd House
    Shepherd House/Ebenezer Evangelical Church - Food PantryFood bank distributes bags of non-perishable, fresh and frozen foods. Bags occasionally include detergent or toiletries. Individuals must bring proof of residence in Jim Thorpe area and will be asked to sign declaration of need. Food donations are accepted anytime.CarbonShepherd House / Ebenezer Evangelical Congregational ChurchShepherd House
    Shepherd House/Meed's Memorial United Methodist Church - Food PantryFood pantry distributes bags of non-perishable and frozen foods. Individuals will be asked to sign declaration of need and must bring proof of residency in Nesquehoning, Hauto and Lake Hauto. Individuals can receive a bag of groceries once a month. Distributes boxes of food for seniors. Income guidelines apply. Call for details.CarbonShepherd House/Meed's Memorial United Methodist ChurchShepherd House
    Shepherd House/St. John's Towamensing Lutheran Church - Food PantryFood bank distributes bags of non-perishable foods, bags occasionally include fresh or frozen items. Individuals must bring proof of residence in Palmerton area and will be asked to sign declaration of need. Individuals can receive a bag of groceries once a month. Food donations are accepted anytime.CarbonShepherd House/St. John's Towamensing Lutheran ChurchShepherd House
    Shepherd House/Summit Hill Heritage Center - Food PantryFood pantry distributes bags of non-perishable foods, bags occasionally include fresh produce and/or baked goods. Individuals must bring proof of Summit Hill residency and will be asked to sign declaration of need. Individuals can receive a bag of groceries once a month.CarbonShepherd House/Summit Hill Heritage CenterShepherd House
    Shepherd House/Zions Evangelical Lutheran Church - Food PantryFood pantry distributes bags of non-perishable, fresh and frozen foods. Individuals will be asked to sign declaration of need and must bring proof of residency in Lehigh Township, Packer Township, Lausanne Township, Weatherly Borough or Eastside Borough. Individuals can receive a bag of groceries once a month. Non-resident walk-ins will be assisted with food one time and then referred to Second Harvest Food Bank. Food donations are accepted Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 1:00pm.CarbonShepherd House/Zions Evangelical Lutheran ChurchShepherd House
    Somerset County Mobile Food Bank Farmer Food DonationsIf you are a farmer and are willing to plant a row or an acre and/or you have bulk produce or food to donate, please contact our Food Purchaser, Pastor Barry Ritenour, at pastorbarry101@comcast.net. Contact of your intentions should be made in advance.SomersetSomerset County Mobile Food BankSomerset County Mobile Food Bank
    Son Light House - Food, Clothing, Household Items Donation OpportunitiesAccepts donations of food; clean, usable, seasonable clothing; toys; and furniture. Serves the south-east part of Lycoming County; does NOT serve City of Williamsport.LycomingSon Light House - Social Outreach MinistriesSon Light House
    St. Joseph the Worker Food PantryFood Pantry provides supplementary donated food to families or individuals in need, in a respectful and dignified manner. The food pantry is open each Wednesday from 4-5 pm in the lower level of the parish administration building. The side entrance, facing the parking lot off of Edwin St. is used to access the pantry. The pantry keeps a variety of items on hand, including canned goods, pastas, cereals, and more. Donations are welcomed. Items can be dropped off at the church office throughout the week. LycomingSt. Joseph the Worker Parish Outreach MinistrySt. Joseph the Worker Parish
    The Cupboard at CalvaryFood PantryDauphinCalvary United Methodist ChurchCalvary United Methodist Church
    United Churches Food Pantry - Food DonationsPantry provides emergency food to assist households who are food insecure stretch their family food budget. DONATIONS of the following food items are appreciated: Cereal and Oatmeal (especially the individual packs), Canned Fruits, Mac & Cheese (especially microwaveable for kids),Applesauce, Hamburger / Chicken / Tuna Helper, Tuna and other canned meats, Beef Stew, Ramen Noodles, Noodles and Pasta, Canned Vegetables. Snacks, Drinks and Other Goods: Pickles and Olives, Healthy Snacks, Pancake Mix and Syrup, Boxed Milk, Vegetable Oil, Desert Mixes, Tea / Coffee / Cocoa, Peanut butter and Jelly (especially grape), Juices (16 oz/less), Jello and Pudding, Condiments – Ketchup – Mustard – Relish – Mayonnaise VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: Volunteers are needed to stock shelves, unload deliveries, and most importantly to help each family find the foods that will best help them this month. We have volunteers who work once a week, others work once a month, and some are on call to substitute when someone is ill or away. Call the pantry 570-322-1657, and talk to Food Pantry Coordinator to volunteer. SPECIAL COLLECTIONS Special Collections at a holiday time, Christmas – Thanksgiving – Easter, to allow us to give a special basket of food to clients! Call in and talk to Food Pantry Coordination to plan such an event together.LycomingUnited Churches Food PantryUnited Churches of Lycoming County
    Upper Room of ErieProvides a safe and welcoming place for Erie's poor and homeless year around. Regular Sunday meals are provided by cooperating churches and schools. The Catholic Diocese of Erie provides a weekday breakfast. Also accepts donations.ErieUpper RoomUpper Room
    Valley Food Pantry-St. John Bosco Catholic ChurchThe Valley Food Pantry, sponsored by the Valley Interfaith Council, collects and distributes free groceries to dozens of needy families every week. Your generous and regular contributions of the following items are greatly appreciated: Non-perishable food Non-perishable beverages Household paper products Cleaning supplies Please place groceries in or on top of the donation box located in the church vestibule, near the coat rack.LuzerneValley Interfaith CouncilValley Interfaith Council
    Water Street Ministries - Food DistributionFood Resources and Food Distribution: - Weekly food assistance for anyone living in their own homes. Individuals may come Tuesday OR Wednesday for the weekly food distribution. Only one person per household may receive food and must present an ID. Anyone may come to the Friday distribution of bread, pastry and miscellaneous items, no id necessary. Hours: - Tuesday: Weekly Food Distribution, 12:30-2:30 pm - Wednesday: Weekly Food Distribution, 9:30 am-noon - Friday: Bread and pastry Distribution, 10 am-noon Accepts food donations. LancasterWater Street Ministries - Outreach MinistriesWater Street Ministries
    York County Food Bank, Give A Meal, Thanksgiving and Christmas Box ProgramThe Give A Meal Program is a joint venture between the York County Food Bank and area school districts that seeks to provide holiday meals for families who cannot afford them. Participating school districts host food drives for non-perishable food goods, and volunteers from the Food Bank package these goods into holiday meals for local families. Through this program, many families who are not usually able to afford traditional holiday meals are able to enjoy them. This is also a wonderful way to give back to your community by volunteering to run a drive and/or help prepare the meal boxes for distribution.YorkYork County Food BankYork County Food Bank

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