York County Food Bank

York County Food Bank


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General Information
Description of ServiceThe York County Food Bank collects, stores, & sends surplus food to approximately 130 food pantries, senior centers and other non-profit organizations for distribution to needy, ill, elderly, those in half-way houses, children, infants, and camp programs in York County. The Food Bank charges approximately 19 cents per pound to cover expenses. Food is not for resale, nor given directly to individuals.
Programs:
  • T.E.F.A.P. (The Emergency Food Assistance Program)
  • Commodity Supplemental Food Program: Seniors can receive a food box at one of 15 participating senior centers or food pantries with proof of income. Call to get more information.
  • Food for Families: Distributes food to 200 families every Friday, 12:30pm to 1:45pm for anyone who is in need of food.
    Emergency Food Voucher Program: Indivudals may go to Truth Tabernacle on 617 E. Princess St., First St. John’s Lutheran on 140 W. King St., Iglesia Casa del Alfarero on 241 E. King St., to redeem a voucher at the York County Food Bank where they can select 50 lbs. of food for free.
  • The Give A Meal Program is a joint effort between the York County Food Bank and area school districts that seeks to provide holiday meals for families who cannot afford them.
  • LocationYork
    Geographical AreaYork
    Public TransportationThe rabbittransit transfer station is one block from this facility
    Facility/ADA AccessFully accessible
    Intake ProcedureCall for more information
    Intake RequirementsBring a proof of identification, like a driver’s license and proof of income for certain programs.
    Helpful TipsCall the York County Food Bank or come see us if there is anything else you need or have questions about.
     
    Client Information
    GenderEither
    Languages SpokenSpanish
    EligibilityVaries by program
     
    Fees or Charges
    Fee Amounts$.19/lb for Partner Agencies
     
    Availability
    Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 3:00pm
    Contact Information
     
    Contact's Name Jennifer Brillhart
    Contact's Position Executive Director
    Contact's Phone 717-846-6435
    Contact's Email jbrillhart@yorkfoodbank.org
    Physical Site Address 1 254 West Princess Street
    Physical Site City, State, Zip York, PA 17404
    Main Phone 717-846-6435
    Fax 717-843-3379
    Service Location Email info@yorkfoodbank.org
    Web Address www.yorkfoodbank.org
     
     
    Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
    Affiliated Agency: York County Food Bank
    Affiliated Program: York County Food Bank
    This Service: York County Food Bank
     
    Taxonomy Postings
    Posted to Categories: Food Banks/Food Distribution Warehouses (BD-1875.2000)
    Food Pantries (BD-1800.2000)