COVID-19 INFO UPDATED 5/29/2020
NOTE: All EHC EVENTS suspended during COVID-19 Emergency
This website is revised to provide the public information to access food
MEALS FOR CHILDREN
EASTON AND WILSON
Easton Area School District: Providing Grab-and-Go breakfast and lunch for any child, weekdays, 9 am - 11 am at 4 locations (Cheston Elementary, Paxinosa Elementary, Easton Area Middle School, Easton Area High School). Parents can come for meals for their children or children can come on their own. Expected to continue this distribution until June 12, 2020.
Wilson Area School District: Providing Grab-and-Go meals Monday/Wednesdays/Fridays from 11:30 am - 1 pm at 2 locations (Avona Heighs Elementary School Main Entrance and Wilson Borough Elementary, All Purpose Room entrance). Monday meals for 2 days, Wednesday meals for 2 days and Friday meals for 3 days. Warrior Bags provided on Fridays at same locations. Expected to continue this distribution until June 12, 2020.
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.
Bagelsmith, 2443 Butler Street, Wilson: Providing free Grab-and-Go breakfast to any EASD or WASD student, Mondays through Fridays, 7 am - 11 am, choose between pancakes or a bagel, milk, chocolate milk or OJ.
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
EASTON AREA PANTRY INFORMATION COVID-19
Local emergency food providers as of 5/29/20
Most pantries and free meal centers in the 18042 area will continue to operate as best as they are able under safety 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 symptons
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.
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.):
NO Saturday distributions, 1st and 3rd Friday of the month only, 3 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.
Holy Temple of Easton (West Ward): distributing as usual 3rd - 4th and 5th Thursdays 5 pm - 7 pm, pre-bagging
Whole Life Center/The Father's House (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 WILL START AGAIN ON MAY 30, 2020
Cornerstone Church Riverside Ministries (Downtown Easton): MONDAY EVENING MEAL CANCELED DURING EMERGENCY