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Produce Express Food Distributions
Posted on Friday, March 17, 2017 at 12:39 PM

The Produce Express from the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest PA offers food to struggling families. For more information, visit nwpafoodbank.org

Guidelines:

At all Produce Express distributions, please bring a proof of residency (phone bill, utility bill) as well as a box or basket to carry grocery products home.

Recipients must have income levels no greater than 150% of the federal poverty guidelines.

  • Household of 1: no more than $1485 / month
  • Household of 2: no more than $2003 / month
  • Household of 3: no more than $2520 / month
  • Household of 4: no more than $3038 / month
  • Household of 5: no more than $3555 / month

Distributions:

March 21:  Church of the Ascension, 26 Chautauqua Place, Bradford – McKean County.  2 pm distribution.  Call the church at 368-8915.

March 23:  Knox, 260 High Point Road, Knox – Clarion County. 12:15 pm distribution. First come, first served.

March 25:  Clarendon VFW, 22 Brown Ave., Clarendon – Warren County.  9 am distribution.  Sign up at the event.

March 27:  Federated Church, 11995 Main Street, E. Springfield – Erie County. 1:30 pm distribution. Call the church at 922-3655 to pre-register.

March 28:  Chapel on the Hill, 6202 Emlenton-Clintonville Rd., Emlenton – Venango County.  1 pm distribution.  Pre-register by calling the church at 724-867-6771.

March 29:  Otto Township Fire Hall, 26 Oil Valley Rd., McKean County.  1 pm distribution.  Pre-register by calling Duke Center UM Church at 966-3922.

March 31:  CM Alliance, 233 Church Street, Cambridge Springs – Crawford County.  3 pm distribution. Call 573-5987 the week before to pre-register.

   
 

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