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CEO/WEINBERG FOOD BANK HOLIDAY / YEAR-END MATCHING GIFT CAMPAIGN

When eight-year-old Ronan sat down to write his holiday wish list this year, he asked for just one thing: enough to eat. Even though Ronan’s mom works hard as a teacher’s aide, there’s just not enough money to afford rent and utilities ... and food. Any time there’s an unplanned expense — like an emergency medical bill or car repair — she and Ronan go hungry.
Sadly, their family is not alone. Right now, more than 76,160 people in Northeast Pennsylvania are struggling with hunger.

With a gift today to Weinberg Northeast Regional Food Bank, you can provide food to a hungry kid like Ronan — and his hardworking mom. More than 95 cents of every dollar we spend goes directly toward food distribution and nutrition education.

Your generosity can do even more good right now because an anonymous donor has generously promised to match every gift we receive by December 31 — dollar for dollar — up to $20,000. This means every $10 you donate doubles to $20, providing more help to people facing hunger. Most are children, women, hardworking low-income families, and senior citizens.

In the spirit of this season of giving, please make a gift today. Your kindness and caring will help provide holiday meals to our neighbors in need. Your support now could mean the difference between a holiday filled with hunger — and one filled with hope.





VIRTUAL FOOD DRIVE

Why use the Virtual Food Drive?

Your donation goes further on the Virtual Food Drive! Thanks to the Food Bank's wholesale purchasing power and efficient distribution model, a gift made here provides more food than through a traditional food drive —– doubling or even tripling the amount of food your dollar can provide at the grocery store. Your donation will help us purchase more of our most-needed food items, including fresh fruits and vegetables, meat and other sources of protein like peanut butter, and even fresh dairy products. Click here for more info

FOOD PANTRY LOCATOR

Zoom in on the map to find a Lackawanna or Luzerne County Food Pantry or Program, along with the bus routes to help you get there. All major grocery stores are listed as well.

This Esri web map application is best viewed using the latest version of the Google Chrome Internet Web Browser and Adobe Flash Player.

 

CEO Hazleton Food Pantry

Broad Street Business Exchange
100 West Broad Street
Suite 11 (lower level)
(corner of West Broad and South Laurel Streets)

HOURS:

Monday and Thursday 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. - Noon

 

CEO Wilkes-Barre Food Pantry

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
190 South Main Street
(corner of South and South Main Streets; use South Street side entrance.)

HOURS:

Monday and Wednesday 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. - Noon
Closed in November

 

CEO Wyoming County Food Pantry

CEO Wyoming County office
Wyoming County Human Services Building
819 Hunter Highway - lower level
(across from Wal-Mart)

HOURS:

Monday through Friday 8am - 4 pm.  Appointments preferred, but walk-ins are welcome. 570-836-4090.

 

Other Food Pantries:

Ample Harvest's website: http://www.ampleharvest.org/find-pantry.php 

 

Contact us

Use the contact form below to send us an email.

Keep in touch with us

You can contact us anytime. To find out more about the Food Bank, how to volunteer, or sponsor – use this form or give us a call:

Name: CEO’s Weinberg Regional Food Bank
Phone: 570-826-0510
Address: 165 Amber Ln, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702