Athens, PA
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 2 food pantries in the Athens area.

1 Miles Away

Athens , PA 18810

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Services: is a free web service that allows users in Athens, PA to print coupons for savings on brand name food and general purpose items they use every day. Coupons can be printed on your computer and redeemed at any local grocery store. This service stretches a family's food budget with real savings; making your food dollar go farther. There is no fee for this service and no registration is necessary.

Requires internet connection and printer.

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Reduced cost food in Athens , PA.

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Athens , PA

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Catholic Charities Food Bank Of The So Tier

19 Miles Away

388 Upper Oakwood Avenue
Elmira, NY 14903

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No one should go hungry. The Food Bank of the Southern Tier commits itself to being the leading hunger-relief organization in the Southern Tier of New York. They will distribute quality food through their network of hunger-relief agencies, develop innovative programs and expand local community, statewide and national partnerships.

In addition to hunger-relief the Food Bank offers these programs and services: 1. Youth Education & Services that includes Kids Cafes, BackPack Programs, Summer Food Service Programs, and Hunger Education. 2. Food Stamp Outreach for Chemung County. 3. $mart Buy, a food buying cooperative. 4. Food Bank Garden and Plant-A-Row for the Hungry. 5. Mobile Food Pantry (as of 7/1/2007)Program:BackPack ProgramBudget: $167,400Category: Food, Agriculture & NutritionPopulation Served: Children Only (5 - 14 years) Program Description: The BackPack Program distributes food to children at risk of hunger, over weekend and holiday breaks, when free/reduced price school meals are not available.  The program currently operates in 19 of the 41 school districts throughout their six-county serivice area, service over 1,300 children.  Phase II of their capital campaign program includes a fundraising initiative to provide enough funding to expand the program to all 41 school districts. 

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