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Second Harvest Food Bank of NW PA

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 65 people are interested
BackPack Project

Each week, over 1,000 bags are packed and provided to income eligible children in participating schools. These BackPacks contain enough food for children to have something to eat for breakfast, lunch and dinner over the weekends when a school meal is not provided.

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About Second Harvest Food Bank of NW PA

Location:

1507 Grimm Dr., Erie, PA 16501, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania is to provide food to those in need within eleven counties of northwest Pennsylvania while creating awareness and educating the community on the realities of hunger.

Description

As the only food bank in northwest Pennsylvania, Second Harvest Food Bank provides food to those in need within eleven counties of northwest Pennsylvania while creating awareness and educating the community on the realities of hunger.

Second Harvest serves 11 counties in northwest Pennsylvania, including: Cameron, Clarion, Clearfield, Crawford, Elk, Erie, Forest, Jefferson, McKean, Venango and Warren.

Second Harvest is a member of Feeding America, a network of food banks and food distribution programs in the United States. This membership allows Second Harvest to cooperate with other member food banks, to receive food from national corporate food donors, and to benefit from national publicity and mutual support.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1507 Grimm DriveErie, PA 16501

(42.10939,-80.11266)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 13
  • Orientation or Training
  • Available in 1.5 or 3 hour shifts.
  • Anyone under the age of 18 needs a parent or guardian present. No open toe shoes.

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