If you would like to host an event that benefits the Chester County Food Bank included on this list, please email Anne Shuniak, Community Engagement & Marketing Manager at



December 5:
Zahav Cooking Demo with Chef & Cookbook Author Michael Solomonov

1:00 – 3:00pm at the Chester County Food Bank
650 Pennsylvania Dr., Exton – Eagleview Corporate Center

Tickets $45 (includes signed copy of Zahav & donation to Food Bank)

Join International Chef and Cookbook author Michael Solomonov for a live cooking demonstration and cookbook signing of Zahav, A World of Israeli Cooking.  Tickets are $45 – includes a signed copy of Zahav and a seat at Michael’s live cooking demo. A portion of ticket sales ($10 per ticket) will benefit the Chester County Food Bank. In the spirit of the holiday, food donations will also be accepted at the Food Bank.

December 6:
Brandywine Consignment Shop Open House

11:00a – 4:00p  – 368 W. Uwchlan Ave., Downingtown
Please bring a jar of peanut butter or canned fruit for the Food Bank


The “Little Yellow House” in Downingtown is poised to make a bigger difference in the lives of Coatesville area residents. The Brandywine Consignment Shop reopened its doors Nov. 19 to a bigger space and bigger ambitions. New shop hours are 10 am to 6 pm Monday through Friday and 10 am to 4 pm on Saturday. A special public open house is scheduled for Sunday, Dec. 6, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. In addition to hosting unique holiday shopping items all season long, the Brandywine Consignment Shop will also collect jars of peanut butter and/or canned fruit through Dec. 20 to support the Chester County Food Bank. Click here for more information.



Drop Off Food Donations for the Holidays

In addition to our regular hours (Monday – Friday 8a-4p), the Food Bank will be open the first two Saturdays in December (5th & 12th) from 9:30-11:30am accepting food donations (bring in your turkeys &hams). Donations can be brought to our warehouse (650 Pennsylvania Dr, Exton in Eagleview Corporate Center). Other times by appointment. 

The week of Christmas our hours for dropping off donations are:

Monday 12/21: 8a-4p
Tuesday 12/22: 8a-4p
Wednesday 12/23: 8a-Noon
Christmas Eve: closed
Christmas: closed
New Years Eve: 8a-noon
New Years Day: closed