INFO UPDATED 9/8/2020
NOTE: All EHC EVENTS suspended during COVID-19 Emergency
This website is revised to provide the public information to access food
SCHOOL MEALS FOR CHILDREN
Easton Area School District: Regular school year begins Tuesday, September 8. Please contact the school district for information on how to receive meals when remote learning is in place, cyber school, or hybrid.
Wilson Area School District: Providing meals during regular school year. Please contact the district for information on how to receive meals.
Easton Area Community Center: 901 Washington St., Easton, With the Greater Lehigh Valley Y and West Ward Community Partnership, providing Grab and Go meals on Monday and Wednesday evenings, 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm, for more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Baby and breastfeeding supplies
The Eastonmoms.org group helps provide free baby and breastfeeding supplies for local families in need
contact: send an email to email@example.com
Local emergency food providers as of 9/8/20
Most pantries and free meal centers in the 18042 area will continue to operate as best as they are able under COVID guidelines. Expect changes and closures. Updates are posted here as we receive them. Please practice safety guidelines when visiting pantries:
Do not visit when you have any symptoms
Wear a mask or ask for one to be provided
Distance yourself at least 6' from others
Wash your hands before and after the visit
Use hand sanitizer if provided
ProJeCt of Easton Pantry (Downtown): building is closed but distribution as usual in parking lot; also taking calls for emergency food needs; 610-258-4361 x 34. Accepting shelf-stable food donations starting in June, 1st and 3rd Tuesday of month only, mornings. Call if you have questions.
The Neighborhood Center (Southside): distributing on Friday mornings, 9 am - Noon, and 2nd and 4th Wednesdays, 4:00 pm start; call if you have an emergency need, 610-253-4253
Greater Shiloh Church Pantry (Southside, off of Canal St.):
1st and 3rd Friday of the month only, 2 pm - 5 pm, pre-bagging, distributing in parking lot.
NO WEEKLY MEAL at this time
St. Vincent de Paul Pantry (West Ward): distributing 1st and 3rd Tuesdays, 6 pm start, pre-bagging, building is closed, distributing in parking lot
St. Paul's Lutheran Church (Southside) Pantry: Distributing as usual, every Thursday evening, 6 pm - 7:30 pm, except the 5th Thursday of the month; closed. Items will be pre-bagged through June, then return to menu and choice; building will be open using CDC guidelines for entry.
Holy Temple of Easton (West Ward): REOPENS September 17
The Whole Life Center (Wilson Borough): Distributing Wednesdays, 11 am - 2 pm. pre-bagging
LINCS (Wilson Borough): pre-bagging, drive by distribution, Mondays, starting March 23, 11:00 am, will continue as needed
Safe Harbor Easton: distributing from outdoor location, take-out meals, groceries when available
Salvation Army Easton: distributing on an emergency basis, limited # of people allowed in building, call ahead for emergency needs, 610-258-9531. Distributing a packaged meal, Tuesdays at 10:00 am, while supplies last.
Trinity Episcopal Church (Downtown Easton): SATURDAY NOON MEAL , TAKE OUT
Cornerstone Church Riverside Ministries (Downtown Easton): MONDAY EVENING MEAL CANCELED DURING EMERGENCY