General Information

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    This food pantry IS for any member of our College Community with food insecurities no matter what they are, no matter who you are, and there are no questions asked
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    Please limit your choices to 5 individual items per day.
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    Please DO NOT take an entire box or case of one item... one item from the case or box please.
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    There are also some personal items in the basket if you may need that are not food items, such as toothpaste, deodorant, soap, etc.
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    Please refer someone who may be hesitant or embarassed - walk them over if they need support.

Food Pantry Resources

All Food Pantries require Photo ID’s or Proof of Residency such as: license, Lackawanna ID, Electric Bill, Any other proof of residency

Catholic Social Services

FOOD PANTRY HOURS:
Tuesdays, 1-4pm

United Neighborhood Center

PANTRY HOURS:
Monday through Friday, 9am-5pm

St. Francis of Assisi Kitchen

MEALS PROVIDED:
7:30am-12:30pm Weekday Basis
4:00pm-6:30pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

Safety Net Bread Basket of NEPA/Covenant Church

PANTRY HOURS:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday; 12pm-4pm
(can go once a month)

Elm Park United Methodist Church Peacemeal

FOOD PANTRY HOURS:
Second Saturday of each month at 4:30pm

Our Father's House - North Scranton

FOOD PANTRY HOURS:
Every Wednesday 10am-12pm
Bring electricity bill for proof of residency.

Salvation Army

SERVES 18501, 18502, 18503, 18504, 18505, 18507, 18508, 18509, 18510, 18511, 18512, 18517, 18518, 18411, 18444, 18641, 
PANTRY HOURS:
Monday-Friday; 9am-12pm
By appointment only

Bread Basket - South Scranton

FOOD PANTRY HOURS:
Wednesday 10am-12pm

Friends of the Poor Community Room

FOOD PANTRY HOURS:
First and Third Thursday of the month; 9am-11am and 4:30pm-5:30pm

Friends of the Poor - South Side Valley View Terrace - Building 20

FOOD PANTRY HOURS:
Monday through Friday 9am-3:30pm

Green Ridge Assembly of God

FOOD PANTRY HOURS:
Sundays 10am-1pm
Wednesdays 6:30pm-8:30pm

St. Pauls' Rectory

SERVES Green Ridge, Pine Brook
FOOD PANTRY HOURS:
Fridays 3pm-4:30pm

Leahy Community Health & Family Center / Food Pantry

FOOD PANTRY HOURS:
Mondays 8:30am-3pm
Fridays 8:30am-1pm
Other days of the week by appointment

St. Stanislaus

FOOD PANTRY AND CONGREGATE MEAL:
First Saturday of each month 1pm-3pm

Keystone Mission

MEAL:
Every Saturday and Sunday at 5:30pm
FOOD PANTRY:
Second and Fourth Thursdays of the month 12pm-2pm

Keystone Mission

MEAL:
Every Saturday and Sunday at 5:30pm
FOOD PANTRY:
Second and Fourth Thursdays of the month 12pm-2pm

For more resources, visit: https://www.ceopeoplehelpingpeople.org/find_a_food_pantry or contact: Weinberg Food Bank at 570-826-0510

Looking for more information or want to donate to the Food Pantry? Please contact:

Katie Gettmann

Student Life Manager/Veteran's Advisor
gettmannk@lackawanna.edu

Christine Kiehart

kiehartc@lackawanna.edu