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Food Banks & Pantries

MEALS ON WHEELS NORTHAMPTON COUNTY

4240 Fritch Drive Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18020

There are numerous ways to volunteer with Meals on Wheels. Deliver meals to elderly residents of Northampton county, help out with the grocery service by taking grocery orders or shopping and delivering groceries to those in need. One also can simply do office work!

Office: (610) 691-1030; Grocery Shopping Service: (610) 691-6708; Toll-Free: (888) 713-7787

http://www.mealsonwheelspa.org/how-to-help/

Second Harvest

2045 Harvest Way Allentown, Pennsylvania 18104

Volunteer individually or as a group of up to 50 people! One can also volunteer for cooking matters, a program designed to instruct and inform low income residents how to procure and prepare healthy foods on a budget. http://www.shfblv.org/donate_volunteer.php

Second Harvest: (610) 434-0875, Cooking Matters Contact Carrie Spero: (610) 434-0875 x3313

http://www.shfblv.org/

Community Organizations

BUY FRESH BUY LOCAL

Centre Square Easton, Pennsylvania 18042

The Greater Lehigh Valley chapter of BFBL (BFBL-GLV) is helping residents of Berks, Lehigh, and Northampton Counties find, choose, and appreciate great locally-grown foods, while supporting the farmers and lands that produce them.

(610) 703-6954   email:  info@BuyLocalGreaterLehighValley.org

http://buylocalgreaterlehighvalley.org/

EASTON AREA COMMUNITY CENTER

901 Washington Street Easton, Pennsylvania 18042

Easton Area Community Center is a private non-profit 501 c3 organization dedicated to providing a safe haven for educational and athletic activities for children between the ages of five and eighteen years of age

(610) 253-8271   email: saints1@ptd.net

http://www.eastonareacc.org

EASTON HUNGER COALITION

Centre Square Easton, Pennsylvania 18042

The Easton Hunger Coalition is a community based effort to fight local food insufficiency.

nancywalters@rcn.com

http://www.eastonhungercoalition.org/

Kellyn Foundation

336 Bushkill Street Tatamy, Pennsylvania 18085

Volunteer with the Kellyn foundation and help provide gardening, food related education, nutrition and cooking demonstrations and information to community members.

(610) 730-8860

http://www.kellyn.org/

NURTURE NATURE CENTER

518 Northampton Street Easton, Pennsylvania 18042

Community environmental organization, committed to Science, Art and Dialogue. Hosts events and projects with a focus on sustainability.

(610) 253-4432

Hours: Saturdays & Wednesdays from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm and Thursdays from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

http://nurturenaturecenter.org/

PROJECT OF EASTON

320 Ferry Street Easton, Pennsylvania 18042

ProJeCt improves the community and helps economically and educationally disadvantaged adults and children by assisting them with their emergency needs and developing their potential to achieve self-sufficiency. Volunteer opportunities are available during business hours Monday-Friday between 8:30am and 4:30pm, and include food pantry, literacy, and administration.

(610) 258 4361 ext. 12

Hours: Monday through Friday 8:30 – 4:30

http://www.projecteaston.org/

United Way

1110 American Parkway Northeast Suite F-120 Allentown, Pennsylvania 18109

Involved in Healthy aging, Education and Food Access initiatives across the Lehigh Valley.

(610) 758-8010

http://www.unitedwayglv.org/Community-Impact/Food-Access.aspx

West Ward Neighborhood Partnership

668 Northampton Street Easton, Pennsylvania 18042

The West Ward Neighborhood Partnership (WWNP) has harnessed multiple volunteer, institutional, government and corporate resources to optimize the varied assets and unique personalities of our 8 unique neighborhoods. They are successfully pioneering a creative, healthful, collaborative community through programs that support children and families, affordable housing, neighborhood enhancement and economic development.

(610) 515-0891    email: lholden@caclv.org

http://wwnp.caclv.org/

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