IF YOU ARE IN NEED OF FOOD ASSISTANCE IN CHESTER COUNTY

Please call ahead to confirm the days and times agencies are open, especially during holidays. There is no charge for food received at a food cupboard. A Self-Declaration of Income is required. Some food cupboards require a photo ID of the adult receiving food and a recent bill or letter stating your current address. Typically, services are based on Chester County residency and its school districting lines.

Questions? Contact the Chester County Food Bank at 610-873-6000, or visit our website at chestercountyfoodbank.org

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO DONATE FOOD

The Chester County Food Bank and its partnering cupboards and agencies are in continuous need of donated food. Non-perishable foods are needed year round. Fresh produce is also welcomed but please call your local cupboard to arrange a donation time.

If you are interested in hosting a food drive in your community please contact the Chester County Food Bank at 610-873-6000 or email food@chestercountyfoodbank.org

Hot Meal Sites in Chester County

City Hot Meal Sites — Street Address Contact Phone Meals Served (Hours):
Coatesville Jubilee Evangelist Church — 920 Lincoln Hwy E 610-384-1821 Tuesday & Thursday Lunch: 12:00-1:00 pm
Coatesville City Gate — 17 N 7th Ave 610-383-6915 Monday - Saturday. Must attend worship service at 9:30am. Meal at 10am. Evening worship everday at 7:00pm. Meal at 8:00pm
Coatesville Coatesville Area Senior Center — 22 N 5th Ave 610-383-6900 Breakfast: Monday - Friday: 9:30 am. Lunch: Monday - Friday: Noon for a $2 donation. There is a choice of a hot breakfast for $2.
Coatesville Olivet UMC — 310 E Chestnut St 610-384-5828 Wednesdays: Noon - 1:00pm
Devon Surrey Service for Seniors — 60 Surrey Way 610-647-6404 Lunch: Monday - Thursday: 11:30am - 12: 30pm for a recommended donation of $4, and on two Fridays during the month
Downingtown Downingtown Senior Center — 983 E Lancaster Ave 610-269-3939 Lunch: Monday - Friday at Noon. $2 suggested donation
Honey Brook Honey Brook Shepherd’s Kitchen — 4331 Horseshoe Pike 610-273-2848 First Thursday of Each Month. In July and December, meal is the second Thursday of month
Kennett Square His Mission — 342 Birch St 610-444-2559 Monday - Friday: Breakfast: 8:00 - 11:00am. Dinner: 6:00 - 8:00pm
Oxford Oxford Area Senior Center — 12 E Locust St 610-932-5244 Monday - Friday: Noon $2 requested donation for those 60 years or older. $4.89 requested donation for those under 60 years.
Phoenixville Growth Ministries (Phoenixville Ecumenical Meal Program) — 121 Church St Hot Meals: Monday - Friday, Noon - 1pm & Breakfast Saturdays 8:30a. Food Pantry open Saturday after breakfast.
West Chester Cornerstone Christian Fellowship — 426 W Gay St 484-358-4983 Dinner: Wednesdays at 6:00pm
West Chester Meals on Wheels Agency — 404 Willowbrook Ln 610-430-8500 Deliveries available Monday - Friday to elderly and hombound individuals.
West Chester Safe Harbor — 20 N Matlack St 610-696-9016 Community Lunch is served Monday - Saturday 11:30-12:30 and on Sunday's November-March same time
West Chester St. Agnes Day Room — 233 W Gay St 610-429-0697 Breakfast: Monday - Friday: 9:00 - 10:00am. Lunch: Monday - Friday: Noon - 1:30pm
West Chester West Chester Area Senior Center — 530 E Union St 610-431-4242 Breakfast: Monday - Friday: 8:00 - 9:30am $4 donation. Lunch: Monday - Friday: Noon. $2 donation requested from those 60 years of age and over, $4.40 donation from those under 60 years of age.
West Chester West Chester Salvation Army Community Meals — 101 E Market St 610-696-8746 Monday - Thursday: Breakfast 7am | Dinner 5pm -- Saturday Dinner 5pm (except 2nd Saturday) Sunday Lunch 1pm -- Sunday Dinner 5pm -- No meal service on Fridays.
West Chester Church of Holy Trinity — 212 S High St 610-389-4505 Friday Night Supper: Every Friday 4:00 - 6:00pm

Food Providers in Chester County

City Food Providers — Street Address Contact Phone Hours:
Avondale St. Rocco Center — 9016 Gap Newport Pike 610-268-3365 Tuesday - Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Berwyn Trinity Presbyterian Church — 640 Berwyn Ave 610 644-0932 Third Thursday, but if there are 5 Thursdays, it's the fourth Thursday
Coatesville Coatesville Community Food Co-op — 800 S 1st Ave 610-384-1344 Third Saturday: 9:30am - 1:00pm
Coatesville Coatesville Salvation Army — 669 Lincoln Hwy E 610-384-2954 Monday - Thursday: 10:00am - 2:00pm
Coatesville CYWA — 423 Lincoln Hwy E 610-384-9591 Third Tuesday 12:30 - 2:00pm & 5:30 - 7:00pm • Wednesdays: 12:30 - 2:00pm • Thursdays: 1:30-3:00pm. Email cywavolunteerspa@gmail.com for volunteer opportunities.
Coatesville Kingsway Independent Church — 55 Morris Ln 610-246-5749 Second and Fourth Saturdays: 8:00 - 10:00am
Coatesville Pantry of Plenty at Sandy Hill Community Church — 420 S Sandy Hill Rd 610-857-3959 Second Saturday: 9:00 - 11:00am
Coatesville Second Baptist Church — 857 Lumber St 610-384-8959 Call for more information.
Coatesville Tabernacle Baptist Church — 819 Coates St 610 384-7445 Friday: 11:00am
Coatesville Jubilee Food Distribution — 920 Lincoln Hwy E 610-384-1821 Fourth Thursday 9am-11am
Devon Great Valley Food Cupboard — 945 N Valley Forge Rd 610-688-5445 Tuesday: 11:00am - 2:00pm. Second Wednesday: 6:00 - 8:00pm
Downingtown Lord’s Pantry of Downingtown — 141 E Lancaster Ave 610-873-1149 Monday, Tuesday and Thursday: 10:00am - 12:30pm. Thursday: 6:00 - 7:30pm
Frazer People’s Pantry at Church Road — 384 Lancaster Ave 610-648-0707 Second and Fourth Wednesdays and Saturdays: 9:00 - 10:30am
Glenmoore Glenmoore Salvation Army Food Pantry — 570 Fairview Rd 610-383-0868 Friday: 10:30am (By Appointment for emergency)
Honey Brook Honey Brook Food Pantry — 5064 Horseshoe Pike 610-273-6102 Second Wednesday: 10:00am - 1:00pm. Fourth Wednesday: 4:00 - 6:30pm
Honeybrook Blessing House — 197 Leary Rd 484-841-3069 Third Saturday: 9:00am - 11:00am
Kennett Square Kennett Area Community Services — 136 W Cedar St 610-925-3556 Mondays and Fridays: Noon - 3:00pm. Wednesdays: Noon - 6:00pm
Kennett Square Kennett Area Senior Center — 427 S Walnut St 610-444-4819 First Wednesday: 9:00am
Kennett Square Pathstone — 421 McFarlan Rd 610-925-5600 By appointment only. Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Oxford Divine Sent Food Cupboard — 198 Barnsley Rd 443-553-5587 Tuesdays: 9:15am - Noon. Wednesdays: 6:15 - 8:00pm
Oxford Oxford Neighborhood Services — 35 N 3rd St 610-932-8557 By appointment only. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 9:00am - Noon and 1:00 - 3:30pm.
Paoli Church of the Good Samaritan Food Closet — 212 W Lancaster Ave 610-551-5767 First and Third Thursday: 9:00 - 11:00am and Second and Fourth Thursday: 5:00 - 7:00pm
Paoli Paoli Presbyterian Church — 225 S Valley Rd 610- 644-8250 First Wednesday of every month 9:00 - 10:30 am
Parkesburg Octorara Area Food Cupboard — 714 Main St 610-857-4000 Tuesdays: 10:00am-Noon and 2:00-4:00pm. Wednesdays: 10:00am - Noon and 3:00-7:00pm
Phoenixville Alianza’s Latino Outreach — 148 Church St 610-933-9200 Thursdays: 11:00am
Phoenixville Phoenixville Area Community Services — 257 Church St 610-933-1105 Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Phoenixville Phoenixville Senior Center — 153 Church St 610-935-1515 Thursday: 11:00am
Phoenixville St. Peter’s Episcopal Church Food Pantry — 121 Church St 610-933-2195 (church office) Pantry: Every other Saturday: 9:00 - 10:30am (includes a breakfast 8:30 - 10am ). The following Monday: 6:00 - 7:00pm (Dinner before from 5 - 6pm).
Pottstown Coventry Food Pantry — 845 S Hanover St 610-326-5659 First Tuesday: 9:00 - 10:00am. Wednesday, after the First Tuesday: 6:30 - 7:30pm
Spring City Spring City Food Pantry — 145 Chestnut St 484-431-3493 Thursdays: 10:30am - Noon
West Chester Act In Faith — 212 S High St 484-324-8492 located at Church of the Holy Trinity --------- Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday: 10:00am - Noon. Wednesday: 1:00 - 3:00pm
West Chester Baptist Church of West Chester — 221 S High St 610-696-7466 Saturday Morning Breakfast: 6:00 - 9:00am. Second & Fourth Sunday 11:00am. Open to the public - no charge
West Chester West Chester Food Cupboard — 431 S Bolmar St 610-344-3175 Tuesday: 9:30 - 11:30am and 2:00 - 4:00pm. Wednesday: 2:00 - 7:00pm, Thursday: 9:30 - 11:30am and 2:00 - 4:00pm. Saturday: 9:30 - 11:30am
West Chester West Chester Salvation Army — West Chester 610-696-8746 (Emergency Food Distribution) Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 4:00pm (Pantry by Appointment) Tuesday 9:30am - Noon & Thursday 2:30-3:30pm.
West Grove MANNA Ministries at New London Baptist Church — 226 Pennock Bridge Rd 610-345-0471 Tuesday: 2:00 - 4:00pm
West Grove Bridge Food Pantry at Avon Grove Church of the Nazarene — 240 State Rd 610-869-9500 Tuesdays: 6:00 - 8:00 pm. Emergency appointments as needed.