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Call the organization before you go to make sure that you are eligible for help, that you have the necessary documents (ID, proof of residency, income), and that food is available. Please consider making a donation to that organization when you are in the position to do so.


Montgomery County
 
Directory of food pantries

http://www.homelessshelterdirectory.org/foodbanks/PAfoodbanks.html
http://montgomery.pa.networkofcare.org/mh/services/subcategory.aspx?tax=BD-2000
http://www.needhelppayingbills.com/html/food_banks_montgomery_county.html
 
http://www.cadcom.org/
http://www.cadcom.org/Programs-Services/Program-Service-Category/56/catid--20/
Montgomery County Community Action Development Commission
113 East Main Street
Norristown, PA 19401
610-277-6363

The Food Resource Center partners with faith-based and social service organizations in Montgomery County to help feed the hungry. There are 26 food cupboards, 7 soup kitchens and 3 shelters in our network. CADCOM directs the distribution of government food to each site and works with each site to ensure they meet state and federal regulations. We also will help with food donations. Please note: we do not distribute emergency food. We will refer you to a site.

 

https://www.philabundance.org/find-food/free-farmers-markets/

 

To receive produce, neighbors are asked for basic household information to maintain program reporting and funding, but neighbors do not need to qualify for the program, and participation does not affect other benefits. Please bring bags or boxes to carry your food. No ID or income verification is required.


Fresh For All - Grace Bible Church (parking lot)  Tuesdays, 1:00-2:00 PM

423 Main Street

Souderton, PA - 18964  

 

Warminster, PA

Warminster Community Park*

1100 Veterans Way, Warminster, PA 18974   Tuesdays, 12:00-1:00 PM

 
Food Cupboards and Pantries
https://bbc4christ.org/


Lamb Foundation Cornucopia Cupboard
http://www.lambfoundationpa.org/cornucopiacupboard.html

LAMB CORNUCOPIA CUPBOARD

Food Cupboard

499 East Walnut Street North Wales PA 19454 United States

 

Cornucopia Cupboard distributes food to qualifying individuals and families at the Sweet Repeats Family Thrift Shop in North Wales, PA. It is open on 2nd and 4th Monday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., year-round.

We are multi-lingual, and offer Spanish, Italian, French, Berber, Aramaic, and Arabic interpretation services.

 

How to Qualify

To learn if you qualify to receive food from Cornucopia Cupboard, download and fill out the intake form or pick one up at the Sweet Repeats Family Thrift Shop during normal business hours (Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.).  The form is also available in Spanish. Your form will be processed confidentially through the Montgomery County Community Action Development Commission (CADCOM). Applicants must meet federal guidelines in order to receive food.

 

First-time qualifying applicants will each receive a $5 coupon for Sweet Repeats Family Thrift Shop.


Mattie N. Dixon Community Cupboard, Inc.
http://www.community-cupboard.org/
Mattie N. Dixon Community Cupboard, Inc.
150 N. Main St.
P.O. Box 367
Ambler, PA 19002
Phone 215-628-3002
 
Photo ID with current address required.
Hours: Mondays, 9:30 am - 11:30 am
          Wednesday evening by appointment only
          Emergencies by appointment only

 

Emmanuel E.C. Church

100 S. Main Street, Hatfield, PA

(215) 855-2540 (leave message)

Email: foodcupboard@Yahoo.com

Service Area: Residents of Hatfield Borough, Hatfield Township

To sign-up, pantry clients must bring a photo ID and current utility bill (with address)

 

Distribution Times

First Tuesday of the month 5:30PM – 6:30PM

Third Wednesday of the month 5:30PM – 6:30PM

 

Clients may visit the food pantry once a month.

Coupons for free dairy products offered to senior citizens

          
Hatfield Church of the Brethren
http://www.hatfieldcob.org/communityoutreach.html
Hatfield Church of the Brethren Food Cupboard
1333 Cowpath Rd.
Hatfield, PA 19440
(215)855-3064 Ext:

Open to residents of Hatfield Township and Borough.  Residents may come one time per month.  Identification showing current residence and photo ID required.


Hours: 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month,  12:00 pm - 2:00pm
          3rd Saturday of each month,  10:00 am - 11:00 pm
          4th Monday of each month,  6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
        
Manna on Main Street
http://www.mannaonmain.org/
Manna on Main Street
514 W. Main Street
Lansdale, PA 19446
215-855-5454
 
We serve two meals a day at Manna, Monday through Friday and one meal on Saturday and Sunday.  Everyone is welcome!
Meal times: Monday-Friday, 10:00 am – 12:15 pm; 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
                         Saturday-Sunday,  11:00-12:30pm
 

Manna’s Market

Manna’s Market provides free fresh, canned, and boxed groceries to help put food on your table. Our choice-model pantry uses SmartChoice, a program based on the MyPlate healthy eating model. Click here to learn more about SmartChoice.  SmartChoice offers three convenient shopping options: Online, Kiosk or Self-Shopping!

 

Hours:

Monday 6:00-7:30pm

Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, 1:00-3:45pm

Wednesday 9:00-11:00am and 4:30-6:00pm

Online Market Shopping Hours:

Monday: 10:30am-1:30pm

Tuesday, Thursday & Friday: 5:00am-11:00am

www.smartchoice.life/mannaonmain

User ID & Pin required

 

Manna’s choice-pantry provides fresh, canned and boxed food goods to individuals in need in the following towns in the North Penn area:

 

Colmar

Elroy

Kulpsville

Lansdale

Line Lexington (Montgomery County only)

Montgomeryville

North Wales

Towamencin

Upper Gwynedd

West Point

We do not serve Hatfield as it offers their own food cupboard.

On your first visit, please bring with you …

Complete the Market intake form (You can complete this online in advance of your first visit! Complete the intake form)

a photo ID (most people use their license)

a recent utility bill or lease with your name and address

 

Keystone Opportunity Center         
http://keystoneopportunity.org/food-pantry
Keystone Opportunity Center
104 Main St.
Souderton, PA 18964
215-723-5430 
 
Keystone Opportunity Center's food pantry provides monthly food packages to families in the Souderton-Telford area who meet certain income eligibility requirements. In order to receive assistance you must bring in the following items: Valid photo ID and proof of residence
 
Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm  
 
Haws Avenue Methodist Church
http://allsaintsnorristown.org/haws-ave-soup-kitchen/
Haws Avenue Food Cupboard
Haws Avenue Methodist Church
800 W. Marshall St
Norristown, PA 19401
610-275-1283
 
Hours: 3rd Tuesday, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
          4th Saturday, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
 
Haws Avenue Soup Kitchen
Hours: Sunday, 1:30 pm
 
Norristown Ministries Inc.
https://hospitalitycenter.org/ 
Norristown Ministries Inc. - NMI Hospitality Center
530 Church Street, lst floor
Norristown, PA 19401
610-277-1321
 
Referrals (for food, clothing, emergency and other housing, medical/mental health treatment, rehab, social security and social services, etc.)
Some goods (emergency food baskets, blankets, minor clothing - socks, gloves, hats, toiletries)
 
Hours: Monday and Saturday, 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
          Wednesday-Friday, 7am -11:30am
 
http://pendel.salvationarmy.org/easternpa/norristown_programs 
Norristown Salvation Army Cupboard
533 Swede Street
Norristown, PA 19401
610-275-4183
 
Must have proof of income
 
Hours: Tuesday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm by appointment only

http://www.theopenlink.org/food-nutrition/community-food-cupboard/
Open Link's Community Food Cupboard
452 Penn Street
Pennsburg, PA
215-679-4112

The Open Link's Community Food Cupboard, Pennsburg, is designed to provide food to local families who do not currently have the financial means to meet their nutritional needs. There are two types of assistance through the food cupboard: emergency food provided through community food donations and the government food program. Eligibility varies by program. Beginning July 1 of each year, families requesting food must meet with a counselor to complete an initial intake. Following the initial visit, The Open Line requests that families call 24-hours in advance to set-up their next appointment for food pick-up. Families may access the cupboard once a month. In case of emergency or if there is a change in circumstance, families should contact the office and speak to a counselor directly.
 
Hours:
Tuesday,    1:00 am - 3:30 pm
Thursday, 10:30 am - 11:30 am 1:00 - 3:30 pm
Friday,     10:30 am - 11:30 am 1:00 - 3:30 pm
Additional hours available by appointment only
 
http://www.pottstowncluster.org/
Pottstown Cluster of Religious Communities Outreach Center
Cluster Outreach Center
137 Walnut Street
Pottstown, PA 19464

610-970-5995
 
Established in 1971, the Cluster Outreach Center serves the needy of the Greater Pottstown Area through job placement assistance, one-on-one life skills counseling, emergency services consisting of a food cupboard, soup kitchen, clothing, and household items and furniture. They also offer rental assistance, senior housing repair projects, and home visitations.
 
Emergency Food Pantry
A household must meet Federal poverty guidelines.
Provides a 3-day supply of food once every 4 weeks
Community Meals
Lunches 11:45 am - 12:15 pm
  • Monday: Christ Episcopal Church, 316 High Street
  • Wednesday: Salvation Army 137 King Street
  • Friday: Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Hanover & Walnut Street
  • Saturday: Walnut Street SDA Church Walnut and Warren Streets 
Dinners 5:00 pm
  • Tuesday: Trinity Reformed Church Hanover and King Streets
         6 pm   Heart Of God, Hanover & Beech street
  • Thursday: First Presbyterian Church 750 N. Evans Street
  • Saturday: Heart Of God, Hanover & Beech Street
  • Sunday:   Pottstown Bible Church, 431 High Street

http://southcoventry.org/resources/coventry-food-pantry/ 
North Coventry Food Pantry
845 S. Hanover St., Pottstown, PA
19465.
(610) 469-0288.
 
The North Coventry Food Pantry is located in the basement of the North Coventry Township Building, W Urner St., North Coventry PA. It is operated by volunteers, Carol Gilligan, Ginny Wade and Kathy Storti. Established over 20 years ago, the Pantry continues to assist area residents from North, East and South Coventry Townships, as well as the entire Owen J. Roberts School District community.
 
Hours: The Pantry is open on the first Tuesday of every month from 9 am to 10 am and the following
           Wednesday evening 6:30 pm -7:30 pm.
 

https://www.philabundance.org/find-food/free-farmers-markets/

To receive produce, neighbors are asked for basic household information to maintain program reporting and funding, but neighbors do not need to qualify for the program, and participation does not affect other benefits. Please bring bags or boxes to carry your food. No ID or income verification is required.


Fresh For All - Grace Bible Church (parking lot)  Tuesdays, 1:00-2:00 PM

423 Main Street

Souderton, PA - 18964  

 

Warminster, PA

Warminster Community Park*

1100 Veterans Way, Warminster, PA 18974   Tuesdays, 12:00-1:00 PM

 
Bucks County
 

www3.bucksiu.org/cms/lib3/PA09000729/Centricity/Domain/85/Resource%20Directory.pdf 

Bucks County Resource Directory
Services for Homeless Families, Children and Youth and Other Families
And Individuals Who Are Struggling With Various Issues.
 
http://www.bchg.org/our-pantries.html 
Bucks County Housing Group
·         Doylestown Food Pantry
          470 Old Dublin Pike
          Doylestown,PA 18901
          215-345-1492
 
            Hours: Wednesday, 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
                    Thursday,   10:30 am - 1:30 pm
                    Sunday,     10:30 am - 1:00 pm
 
·         Penndel Food Pantry
          349 Durham Road
          Penndel
          215-750-4341
 
           Hours: Monday,      9:30 am-12:30 pm
                   Wednesday, 9:30 am-12:30 pm
                   Thursday,    6:00 pm-8:00 pm
 
·         Milford Square Food Pantry
          Milford Square Fire Co. Social Hall,
          2183 Milford Square Pike
          Milford, PA 18337
 
           Hours: Tuesday,  5:00 pm-7:30 pm
                   Thursday, 5:00 pm-7:30 pm
                   Saturday, 10:00 am-2:00 pm
  
http://www.newbritainbaptistchurch.org/food-larder/
New Britain Baptist Church Food Larder
Route 202 & Tamanend Avenue
New Britain, PA 18901
(215)345-9170
 
Receives federal food
 
Hours: Monday and Wednesday,  9:00 am-12:00 pm; 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm (no admittance after 3:30pm)
 
http://www.livinghopepa.org/
Dublin Food Pantry -Living Hope Community Church
106 S. Main St
2nd floor
Dublin, PA 18917
215-249-1133
All are welcome. There is no eligibility required. Our goal is to be able to provide food for your family so that the money you save can be used toward other financial needs.
 
Hours: Every Friday, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
 
http://www.ywca.org/site/pp.asp?c=gwKUJbNYJxF&b=992047
YWCA of Bucks Landing - Family Center Food Pantry
Apt. L4-4
120 E. Street Road
Warminster,PA 18974
215-672-2794
 
Food Pantry – Emergency food is distributed weekly at our Family Centers. This service is available to Bucks County residents who meet the income qualifications.
 
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
           Fridays by appointment only
 
Pennridge FISH
http://pennridgefish.org/
Pennridge FISH
800 West Chestnut Street
Perkasie, PA 18944
215-257-7616
 
Photo Identification is required for all but emergency food.  The income guidelines for TEFAP supported by the Bucks County Opportunity Assistance Program are used by Pennridge FISH to distribute food to our Clients. General Food distribution to individual client families who live within the Pennridge School district is made up to Six 6 times a year.  This distribution will usually feed a family for 7 to 10 days.
 
Hours: Monday and Wednesday,  3:00 pm-5:00 pm
               Thursday,  6:00 pm-8:00 pm
               Friday and Saturday,  9:00 am-11:00 am
              1st Saturday of the month: BULK Food Distribution
WEATHER EMERGENCIES - CLOSED IF PENNRIDGE SCHOOL ARE CLOSED
 

Living Hope Community Church

22 H West Route 313

Perkasie, PA - 18944

(215) 249-1133

Friday Noon - 2:00 p.m.


http://www.quakertownfoodpantry.org/
Quakertown Food Bank
101B N 3rd St.
Quakertown, PA 18951
215-536-0240

Supplemental food assistance for neighbors in need. The Quakertown Food Pantry is located at the Quakertown Borough complex at 101 N. Third St. (intersection of Third Street and Erie Avenue). The Food Pantry entrance is located next to the borough maintenance department near the salt storage dome at the rear of the property. Parking is available at the borough hall lot off Third Street

Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
          Tuesday and Thursday,  6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

 

http://stisidores.org/food-pantry/
St. Isidore’s Roman Catholic Church
Food Pantry – Old Parish Office
603 W. Broad Street
Quakertown, PA 18951
215-538-4056

The Food Pantry operated by the Church of St. Isidore is located in the Parish Office at 603 W. Broad Street in downtown Quakertown. The Parish Office is the red brick building to the left of the old church.    

Hours: Tuesday, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm and Saturday, 9:30am - 11:30am
     
http://www.stjohnsottsville.org/home/
The Lord's Pantry
St. John the Baptist Catholic Church
4050 Durham Road
Ottsville, PA 18942
610-847-2402
 
Hours: Monday, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
          Tuesday,  9:30 am - 11:30 am
          Thursday,  9:30 am - 1:30 pm

 

http://www.uwbucks.org/resources/coordinating-council-of-health-and-welfare-inc/ 
Coordinating Council of Health & Welfare
75 Downey Drive, Warminster, PA. 18974 • 215-672-9422
Coordinating Council of Health and Welfare, Inc. is an all-volunteer emergency help group that provides assistance to needy families in Warminster, Hatboro, and surrounding communities.  They operate a food cupboard in the Warminster Heights Community Center, and also may provide assistance with fuel, prescriptions, and other emergency situations.

Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday,  9:50 am to 11:30 am

Heaven's Bounty

455 Trumbauersville Road

Quakertown, PA - 18951

(215) 536-1317

Food Pantry Location: 7.11 miles from Perkasie

Tuesday and Thursday 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. For hours not listed, call for an appointment

Chester County
 https://chestercountyfoodbank.org/
Searchable directory

http://www.tesd.k12.pa.us/cms/lib/PA01001259/Centricity/Domain/1/community%20resource%20guide%201-19-11.pdf
Chester County Community Resource Guide
 
http://chestercountyfoodbank.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/FoodCupboardBroch102011.pdf
“Get Help/Find a Food Cupboard. No one should go hungry, but unfortunately hunger is an issue that many of our neighbors face every day. Are you struggling to provide food for you or your family? Do you lack money to buy food? If you are hungry or you know someone who is hungry, we can help. The Chester County Food Bank distributes food to 65 food cupboards and hot meal sites right here in Chester County, Pennsylvania. Read the brochure that offers information on where you can get food.”
 
http://www.pacsphx.org/ 
Phoenixville Area Community Services
257 Church St., Phoenixville, PA 19460.
610-933-1105

Serving Phoenixville Borough, Schuylkill Township, East Pikeland Township,West Pikeland Township, Mont Clare, and Oaks. Phoenixville Area Community Services (PACS) provides dozens of households with food monthly. Additionally, PACS connects people with other services and resources to help them out. Spanish spoken.

 
http://saintpeterschurch.net/service-to-others/ 
St. Peter’s Episcopal Church
121 Church St.
Phoenixville, PA 19460.
610-933-2195
Daily Lunch Program

Saint Peter’s hosts a daily lunch program, Monday through Friday, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM in our kitchen and Smith Fellowship Room. The Phoenixville Ecumenical Lunch Program consists of several churches and groups who individually prepare hot lunches for approximately 50 individuals who would otherwise not have nourishment. All meals are provided at no cost to our guests and all are welcome. No registration required.

The Food Pantry

St. Peter’s Food Pantry is a ministry to serve God by serving others by providing fresh and nutritious food at no cost to those experiencing food insecurity in the Greater Phoenixville area. We offer a caring atmosphere and treat each person with dignity and respect.

We provide a self-service shopping experience which includes non-perishable foods, bread, fresh dairy, fresh fruits and vegetables. Pantries are held every other Saturday with a hot breakfast 8:30 AM, pantry @ 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Those who cannot come on Saturday may attend the following Monday with a hot dinner 5:00 PM, pantry @ 6:00 – 7:00 PM. Free health screening is provided on Saturdays by Phoenixville Hospital nurses.

Guests who are income eligible according to federal guidelines may register on their first visit for the pantry. You do not have to be a U.S. citizen to attend the pantry or meals and there are no income requirements for the meals.

 

Resource Guides

https://www.foodpantries.org/ci/pa

Searchable directory


http://www.hungercoalition.org/food-pantries

Searchable directory


https://www.needhelppayingbills.com/html/food_banks.html

Searchable directory


https://namibuckspa.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/24/2016/08/Homelessness-Survival-Guide-Electronic-Version-Final.pdf

Homelessness Survival Guide - Bucks County


https://socialwork.tulane.edu/blog/homelessness-and-poverty-among-students

Tulan University : Homelessness and Poverty Among Students: Raising Awareness and Providing  Support.

 

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