Help sort and distribute food at Food Cupboard

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St. Peter's Church

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St. Peter’s Food Cupboard has provided food for local families in need since 1987. We distribute food (including meats, fresh fruits, and vegetables) by an open-choice system, feeding an average of 180 families each week. Volunteers are needed Saturday mornings and Tuesday and Thursday evenings.

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We believe that no one should go hungry, and we make food available at no cost. The Food Cupboard (located at 313 Pine Street) is managed by more than 100 volunteers from the church, neighborhood, and community. Individuals as well as groups from universities, youth groups, and schools are welcome.

On Thursdays from 4:30-6 p.m., volunteers are needed to unpack, sort, organize, and store pallets of food we receive from Philabundance. On Saturdays, volunteers work from 7:45 a.m. till 10 a.m. They help prepare the food for our clients, and then serve food and operate the Food Cupboard. There are also volunteer opportunities for Mandarin and Cantonese interpreters.

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About St. Peter's Church


3rd and Pine Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106, US

Mission Statement

St. Peter’s is a thriving urban parish whose members nourish one another in lives of faith, share the love of Christ, and serve the people of this neighborhood and city.


St. Peter’s Episcopal Church has been praising God since 1761-and we are still at it! A theologically progressive, Christian church, St. Peter’s is a safe place to explore or deepen your faith, a joyful place to worship, and a lively place to connect with others. Together, we raise our voice for justice, diversity, and love for all of God’s children and our planet. We invite you to learn more about St. Peter’s and join us for a service on Sunday. There is a place for you here.


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313 Pine StreetSt. Peter's ChurchPhiladelphia, PA 19106



  • Cantonese / Mandarin
  • Organization
  • People Skills


  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group



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